THE ARTIST

Ivan Morison and Heather Peak are leading contemporary artists who have established an ambitious collaborative practice that transcends traditional divisions between art, architecture, theatre and activism.

Their work is often performance-based and site-specific, existing as one-off events, social projects, or large-scale installations and buildings in public spaces.

They categorise their work as a situated practice constructed from layers of social sculpture and sculptural space.

Ivan Morison and Heather Peak, photo by Sinead Patching, courtesy Studio Morison

PREVIOUS WORK

Solo projects and commissions include those at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Yorkshire (2021), Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridgeshire (2019), Trust New Art, The National Trust (2017), Tate Modern, London (2012-2015), South London Gallery, London (2015), Hauser and Wirth, Somerset, (2015), Whitechapel Gallery, London (2014), The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2014), National Theatre Wales, Cardiff (2013), Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada (2010), representing Wales at the Venice Biennale in 2007 and many others. Heather Peak and Ivan Morison’s previous works in Bristol include Black Cloud in 2009 and I lost her near Fantasy Island. Life has not been the Same in 2006.

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Look! Look! Look!, photo Ivan Morison, courtesy Studio Morison