åyr is an art collective based in London whose work focuses on contemporary forms of domesticity. It was founded in 2014 by Fabrizio Ballabio, Alessandro Bava, Luis Ortega Govela, and Octave Perrault.

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Unit 28
The Penarth Centre
Penarth Street
London SE15 1TR

 

 

Exhibitions

ARCHITECTURE @ 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, Berlin
Home Economics @ 15th Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice
Does I still have to sleep in the cupboard @ Cookies, Rotterdam
X Bienal de Nicaragua @ Palacio Nacional de Cultura, Managua, Nicaragua
Comfort Zone @ Frieze Art Fair, London
Newcomers @ Project Native Informant, London
Tower @ Ibid Gallery, London
Aspects of change @ Bold Tendencies, London
Welcome You’re In the Right Place @ Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
The Easter Show @ Weekends, Denmark
Schöner Wohnen @ Armada, Milan
Morphing Overnight @ Seventeen Gallery, London
Breakfast in Bari @ 63rd-77th Steps, Italy
The Office @ The Office, Paris
AIRBNB Pavilion @ Venice Architecture Biennale, Italy

Text

Itw w/ åyr, Rem Koolhaas, Hans Ulrich Obrist @ BB9 Catalogue
From line to sphere @ Flash Art
Famili @ Harvard Design Magazine
My flip phone brought me here @ Volume
Catfish homes @ Rhizome.org
Home, 2014 @ Fulcrum


Talks

famili @ x and beyond, Copenhague
åyr:mattresses @ Royal College of Arts, London
How to thrive @ Zabludowicz Collection, London
stay with me @ Ideas City Festival, New Museum, NYC
Artist, what is your collective value? @ ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art, London
Home, 2014 @ Architectural Association, London
Everything that is Solid Melts into Airbnb @ Swiss Institute New York


Links

Contemporary Art Daily
Phaidon
Libération
Financial Times
I-D
ATP Diary
DIS Magazine
NYT T Magazine
032C
Rhizome.org
Archdaily