exquisite copse

Posted by neil jenkins | Tue Aug 9th 2005 6:27 p.m.


A play on the surrealist game Exquisite Corpse, Exquisite Copse
visually rewrites existing works of literature into a forest of word
trees, based on seed words entered by visitors. Each branch grows with
words that might follow in the original text.

The collected trees form a copse, a surrealist landscape and journey
through myriad narratives, created and influenced by both visitor and

Neil Jenkins. 2005

Commissioned for Net:Reality, a touring exhibition of installed/net art
with new work by Simon Biggs, Glorious Ninth, Neil Jenkins, Jess
Loseby, Michael Takeo Magruder, Stanza and Michael Szpakowski.

currently showing at

20-21 Visual Arts Centre : 23 July - 29 October 2005
Church Square, Scunthorpe DN15 6TB, UK
open: Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm
telephone: +44 (0)1724 297070

supported by Arts Council England, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
and Q Arts, Derby.

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