Archival pigment print on Canson, Infinity Platine, Fibre Rag 310g paper
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 centimeters)
Edition of 25
© Ashley Holmes, 2020.
Ashley Holmes is a multidisciplinary artist and DJ working across sound, moving image, radio broadcasts and performance. His practice is centred around an interest in archival and cartographic processes to explore the traditions and histories of rebellion, resistance and anti-colonial resilience embedded in Black musical practices.
In 2019 he established Open Deck, a series of gatherings giving space to collectively listen, discuss and document relationships to music and oral histories. He also hosts Tough Matter, a monthly show on NTS Radio. Recent exhibitions & projects include A Free Moment, solo exhibition at Futura Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, CZ (2020); away, completely: denigrate, group exhibition curated by Languid Hands at Narrative Projects, London, UK (2019) & Double 6, collaborative performance with R.I.P. Germain commissioned by Poor Image Projects, Leeds, UK (2019).