About the Work
This series is part of our inaugural Curator Series. Curated by Saša Bogojev and debuted at CAN Art Fair 2022.Wayne Horse's eclectic body of work comprises video, drawing, performance and installation and is distinctive for its lyrical quality, playful humor and expressiveness. Describing his practice as an investigation of the heuristically learnt political and cultural mores that define contemporary society, Eilers gently nudges us towards a poetic realization of our social selves through his highly performative range of paintings, installations, videos and drawings. Infused with a mischievous, effortless confidence, Eilers’ crude-style works offer us anthropological insight into his observations of the flawed human condition and its perpetual evolution. He unflinchingly presents us with images that convey the disposition of the modern individual towards grotesque, even masturbatory obsessions. He assails the quotidian situations that we are familiar with and renders them unrecognizable.
Willehad Eilers (b. 1981, Germany) also works under the pseudonym Wayne Horse. Eilers has held solo exhibitions at Harlan Levey Projects (Brussels), Galerie Droste (Düsseldorf), Galerie Droste (Paris), Concordia (Enschede), A Juan Project (Amsterdam) and Palermo Galerie (Stuttgart). Select group exhibitions include presentations at Galerie Droste (Paris), Harlan Levey Projects (Miami) and He. Ro Gallery (Amsterdam). Beginning his career in the German graffiti scene, Eilers later went on to graduate from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie (Amsterdam) before attending the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten (Amsterdam). He lives and works in Amsterdam.
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