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Aaron Williamson is artist in residence at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool and is using his time to ‘eavesdrop’ upon the paintings in the collection. As one of DAO's Diverse Perspectives commissions, Aaron is blogging about his his work-in-progress 'The Eavesdropper' which is part of the Liverpool Biennial and DaDaFest 2012, culiminating in a series of performance-based interventions in the gallery in November.

Blog 11: Eavesdropping on an Eavesdropper

22 November 2012


artist aaron williamson poses on a plinth in the walker art gallery, with a face covered in eyes

By Lucy Gardner, Assistant Curator of Fine Art, National Museums, Liverpool This was my first experience working with and artist in residence and it has been a truly eye opening occurrence.  We are extremely happy that Aaron chose the Walker to eavesdrop upon and I was pleased to be asked to facilitate the project. I could never have imagined the depth and scope of the research which was going to take place. Over 6 months of Aaron’s visits to the Walker I have been lucky to have...

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