Paul Purgas
Somerset House Studios resident

Paul Purgas

Multidisciplinary artist working with sound, performance and installation.

Somerset House Studios
New Wing

Paul’s background is in architecture as well as curating contemporary art and as a resident, he will be exploring the potential for wider conversations and exchange with fellow Studio residents. He has presented projects with Wysing Arts Centre, Tate Modern, Serpentine Gallery and Kettle's Yard, and has curated performance programmes with Spike Island, De La Warr Pavilion and Arnolfini. 

Paul is also one half of Emptyset, a London/Berlin based production project formed in 2005 with James Ginzburg.
 

Paul Burgas, Ambika installation
Paul Burgas, Ambika installation