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Investment (2019)
Exhibition / Performance
Dean, J. Investment. 8 June 2019 - 8 June 2019. (Unpublished)

Investment is a silver cast of a (cancelled) credit card in my name, signed on the back either by the wax maker, the foundry director, or myself. Both sides of the piece must be visible to the viewer, preferably by picking it up.

Rome at the Poetry Society (2019)
Exhibition / Performance
Dean, J. Rome at the Poetry Society. 8 March 2019 - 1 December 2009. (Unpublished)

I’m invading The Poetry Society, throughout its centenary year, with Rome; an invitation to exhibit has been interpreted as an invitation to occupy. Invasion is messy and involves considerable negotiation: art, poetry, Rome collide. There is both sup... Read More about Rome at the Poetry Society.

idonthaveyourmarbles (2011)
Exhibition / Performance
Dean, J., & Klega, K. idonthaveyourmarbles. [Sculpture / Virtual]. 1 March 2011 - 1 March 2011. (Unpublished)

An international ongoing collaborative project operating within a pre-existing economic framework (ebay), in which artefacts (made / found objects of questionable value) are listed for 10 days a month, with invites to participate sent to members of t... Read More about idonthaveyourmarbles.

Rome (wasn’t) built in a day: Oslo version (2009)
Exhibition / Performance
Dean, J., Creamer, A., Leggat Ramfelt, P., & Berge, K. Rome (wasn’t) built in a day: Oslo version. 1 May 2009 - 1 May 2009. (Unpublished)

Rome was built in a day using a wide range of materials, equipment and objects found, bought, and borrowed in Oslo the day before. Building was not confined to the space in which I was predominantly working. For a few hours the public could witness t... Read More about Rome (wasn’t) built in a day: Oslo version.

Rome (wasn’t) built in a day, at The Walls in Three Places, Charlton Art Centre, Dover
Digital Artefact
Dean, J. Rome (wasn’t) built in a day, at The Walls in Three Places, Charlton Art Centre, Dover

3 photographic drawings were exhibited from an extensive series entitled Rome (wasn’t) built in a day. In all cases images were gleaned from the internet and collaged together by computer, to create drawings that speculate on ideas of building / crea... Read More about Rome (wasn’t) built in a day, at The Walls in Three Places, Charlton Art Centre, Dover.