Ellis Luxemburg, Conventions, HD video, 8 min. 30, 2015.


Ellis Luxemburg

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).