|Mark Beldan >>
Closed for Season
March 1st - April 4th
Skelf SITE presents Closed For Season by Mark Beldan. This new work
was filmed last October during a residency on the Toronto Islands,
Lake Ontario, Canada.
Accompanying this work is a new text by Mia Taylor, below.
On a grassy patch in the middle of (you)know wHERE
… a park?
In a park (out of season) in the middle of nowhere
Out of the corner of my eye
In leaps a showy, shiny, white crested gallop of a
It’s the Good Ship From Another Time
Seeking an indistinguishable home
As it surges into Port at great speed, I cry
OPEN ye, Pentagon Shaped Void!
Let me feel your soft golden gloe…
GLOE FLOOD ME
Flood my status quo and glow BRIGHTLY
And then gloe away so I may
As I was before
|Mark Beldan is a painter who also works with text, audio and video. He was born in Toronto but is now based in London. www.markbeldan.com
Mia Taylor is a London-based artist. She has an interdisciplinary practice that includes writing, video, sound, painting and object making. www.miataylor.co.uk