Private view: Thursday 5th December 6pm – 11pm
Analogue prints by Susu Laroche. Films downstairs on the 5th only.
Show runs 5.12.2013 – 10.12.2013 for opening times check: http://twitter.com/purgetwit
Susu Laroche is an anagram of Chaos Lure Us Chaos Rule Us and translates to Awakening the Rock. A photographer and filmmaker of Egyptian and French descent she works solely in analogue from her attic in London.
Laroche’s work has previously been published in Mono by Gommabooks, Abraxas Magazine, Eyemazing Magazine and exhibited internationally. Her first DVD release, BYRNE, was one of seven films picked for the Liberated Film Store (as part of The Test Centre) in November 2013, curated by Stewart Home, Iain Sinclair, Chris Petit, Thurston Moore and others.
Laroche’s first published book of photographs will be released by Purge in 2014.
Purge is a banner. Past and current projects include Iain Sinclair 70×70 (film season London 2013 – 2014 in association with King Mob), Liberated Film Store (November 2013), Berlin Alexanderplatz: 14 Boxes (previewed by ICA, premiere at the Barbican June 2014), and upcoming music releases by Stanley Schtinter, Frans Zwartjes and more.