6second Gallery is currently my studio
I also welcome applications for solo or duo exhibitions
6second Gallery is an art space made available by occasionally and radically repurposing sculptor Riley's studio on Ridley Road.
Prioritising sculptural installation
Working with artists to develop projects with a socially inflected impact or not
Image: Galen Riley, 'Have a Look!'
A polychromatic range of carrier bags from Ridley Road Market, (and from locations around the globe), mostly collected after hours. 'Have a Look', is a market call to shoppers which dates back over a hundred years on Ridley Road Market, below the 6second Gallery.
Hackney Council is currently engaged in a planning process involving private developers, private finance and private investors which will result in the destruction of Ridley Road Market, the beating heart of Dalston. So your choice is Capitalism? Or Community?