Ellis Luxemburg (b. 1979 Glasgow), lives and works in Glasgow. Ellis Luxemburg is a fictional character created by the artist Leanne Hopper in 2014.
Luxemburg is a war artist who has never been to war. The artist seeks to make visible the effects of war on the UK population.
Solo shows include: Museum of Alternative Motifs, Southside Studios, Glasgow International (2014); Spacewar, Installation for IF Projects, Southside Studios (2013); NO-BODY-DRAMA, 24 Hour Livestream Performance, Southside Studios (2013).
Group Shows include: Solid State Cinema, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow (2015-16); Zeroed, Temporary Space, Glasgow (2015); Endurance, Govanhill Baths, Glasgow (2014); Sluice Expo, Fuchs Projects, Brooklyn, New York (2014); Build then Burn, Syndhavn Station, Copenhagen (2014).
Charlotte Arnhold, Erica Eyres, Urara Tsuchiya and Ellis Luxemburg
Girlz Club is a an aggressively feminine environment, created in 2015 in Hamburg by artist and musician Charlotte Arnhold. The gallery space will function as a utopian realm and an alternative reality where power lies within transformation, and where identities and aesthetics become fluid. For Glasgow International 2018, Arnhold has invited Erica Eyres, Urara Tsuchiya and Ellis Luxemburg to join her in producing an exhibition and series of events under the title Girlz Club 2018.
Supported by Canada House.
Fri 20 April – Sun 6 May
Mon – Fri, 11.30am-5.30pm
Sat – Sun, 12 noon-6pm