Showing at Frith Street Gallery, Soho til January 19th; artist Fiona Tan’s Elsewhere video installation.
( Below ) Two stills from Tan’s current Elsewhere video installation ( 2018 ) alongside two pre-existing works ( 2014 / 17 ) from London Dada artist Michael St.Mark .. and a third compare; a still from Tan’s Ghost Dwellings series ( 2013 ) alongside one from pre-existing Spirit Sheds series ( 2006 ), again by Michael. St.Mark.
All “unmistakably similar” in IP lawyer parlance.
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Links to Bereavement Twister & The Respect is Mutual original LD blog archive pages.
UPDATE; January 20th, end of show
Link to post; Banksy Unmasked for Real
For the record, neither Fiona Tan nor Frith Street gallery responded to our accusation of obvious brazen and shameless plagiarism with regards to the above compares.
Yet in that very silence lies a subterranean admission of guilt.