Yonatan Vinitsky

Yonatan Vinitsky

‘First Lesson’, 2012, Back-Painted Gloss Paint (0603-G70Y) on Scratched Soft Pastels (Orange, Blue, Turquoise, Brown, Red, Green, Grey), Graphite, Pencils (HB, 7B, 3B), Pens (Blue, Black), Glass Pencils (Black, Red, White), Coloured Pencils (Purple, Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, Brown), Permanent Markers (Black, Green, Blue), Yellow Highlight Marker and Black Marker Pen on Clear Archival Polyester Film (75 Micron), Stretched and Framed (Beech Tray Frame)

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‘The Gift III’, 2011, Back-Painted Gloss Paint (0603-G70Y, S3560-R90B) on Clear Archival Polyester Film (75 Micron), Washers, Screws, mounted on Birch Plywood (12mm), Beech Tray Frame, Wood Oil

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‘Level D’, 2011, Back-Painted Gloss Paint (0603-G70Y) on Black Permanent Marker on Clear Archival Polyester Film (75 Micron), Mounted on Birch Plywood (12mm) edged with Oak Frame within Pine Tray Frame with Birch Backing, Washers, Screws

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‘The Cruel King’, 2011, Framed Screen-printing Sugar-lift and Aquatint on Rives Paper (270gsm)

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‘Grosso Modo’, 2012, Glazed and Fired Painted Ceramic Vase on Wooden Plinth (Wood, Screws, Red Felt), Cork, Synthetic Wool

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‘The Introduction (Yoo-Hoo)’, 2011, Black Elastic (6mm), Steel Nails

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Detail: ‘The Introduction (Yoo-Hoo)’, 2011

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‘What Do Attract and Repel Mean??????? (4 Chairs)’, 2012, Silver Nails (30 x 1.8mm), Black Elastic (8mm)

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Details: ‘What Do Attract and Repel Mean??????? (4 Chairs)’, 2012

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‘Late’, 2010, Gloss paint (S3560-R90B and S1020-G10Y) on Archival Polyester Film (50 micr), Talcum Powder, Timber and Metal Washers Fixing

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‘Abend Rot’, 2010, Back-Painted Gloss Paint (S3560-R90B) on Clear Untreated Polyester Film (50 Micron), Talcum Powder, Cross Weave Tape, Thread, Aluminum Tubes, Metal Cable, Installation View at SUNDAY, London, 2010

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‘The Enemy of My Enemy is My Friend (The Trip to GOZEN)’, 2012, Framed 63 Photographs (each H8cm x W10cm) Mounted on Card, Black Permanent Pen

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Detail: ‘The Enemy of My Enemy is My Friend (The Trip to GOZEN)’, 2012
Full caption from work:
On Sunday there was nothing / So Monday was the day / Going on a quest / Back to my… / Enemy – GOZEN / Putting on my best clothes / Was important / And leaving without my Swiss / Was unthinkable / The way was dangerous / And scary / Climbing up the cliffs / Was harder than / It looks / Gathering all my forces / I overcome the / First obstacle / The entry / The evil red / Was not giving up / But with the / Help of my friend / G Master / We came with / A plan! / By connecting / And sending / To evil red / Worst enemy / Worst worst enemy / It is possible to undermine it / “Thanks for nothing” / Was the answer / We got / No- / thing / A sword / Which was a better / Solution to our problem / Up and high / Go towards the / Highlights of the / Trip to GOZEN / Time was an / Issue / Specially that / Light of >>>> was / Coming towards us / Like a racing / Horse on his last race / Before dinner / GOZEN was close / It was easy / To sense / This was the last  / Straight before / Getting ready / Clothes, hair, clock, breath / Time is now / Later / and before / GOZEN/ Lost

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‘E-V-I-L’, 2011, Fourteen Sides Poster Display Device [Aluminium, Plywood (10mm) and Painted Metal] with 392 Encapsulated (150 Micron) Digital Prints (Each H10 cm x W15 cm, All Prints 2009-2011) and Type-Writer Machine Printed Stickers, On Sennelier Paper (200 gsm)


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Detail, Page 1: ‘E-V-I-L’, 2011

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Detail, Page 6: ‘E-V-I-L’, 2011

Work includes 392 Individual Captions
Photos Marked with (!) by Ewa Bickels
1 This Knot IS Fear 1
2 Lucid Separation (The Forest)
3 Grand Separation (The Forest)
4 But on the other hand (not clear)
5 But on the other hand (clear)
6 You have every right to be afraid 1
7 You have every right to be afraid 2
8 Something Twisted (Skull of a Cat)
9 Loop!
10 This Knot IS Fear 2
11 This Knot IS Fear 3
12 This Knot IS Fear 4
13 This Knot IS Fear 5
14 This Knot IS Fear 6
15 Spiritual Positions of Clarity 1
16 Spiritual Positions of Clarity 2
17 Spiritual Positions of Clarity 3
18 This is not a love k$%£!
19 We can help you (We)
20 We can help you (You)
21 Next
22 A complex problem #85
23 A complex problem #3
24 Very Fast
25 Very Very Fast
26 Working End
27 Bight
28 Standing End
29 A dog walks into a bar (“Hello“)
30 A dog walks into a bar (“Nice to see you“)
31 A dog walks into a bar (“Can I…“)
32 A dog walks into a bar (“It will be…“)
33 A dog walks into a bar (“Extra together“)
34 A dog walks into a bar (“Bye“)
35 A dog walks into a bar (“Bye-Bye“)
36 Liberal Stroke (Front)
37 Military Profile I
38 Liberal Stroke (Side)
39 Military Profile II
40 Blind Date (“Blah“)
41 Blind Date (“Blah-Blah“)
42 Blind Date (“Blah-Blah-Blah“)
43 Blind Date (“Blah-Blah-Blah-Blah“)
44 Feverish Excitement of Now 1
45 State of Emergency
46 Feverish Excitement of Now 2
47 Feverish Excitement of Now 3
48 Feverish Excitement of Now 4
49 Become Mended A
50 Become Mended B
51 Become Mended C
52 Become Mended D
53 Hence
54 “She jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence“
55 Pre- 1
56 Pre- 2
57 Official Channels (L)
58 Official Channels (Middle)
59 Foreign Official Channels (L)
60 Foreign Official Channels (R)
61 Beautiful Common Tone
62 %
63 Liberal Stroke (Full)
64 Every Single Day
65 Key Figure
66 Furious Snack
67 Jetton of Love
68 Anticipation
69 Cocktail of the Cosmos 1
70 The Thirsty Police 1
71 The Thirsty Police 2
72 Feverish Excitement of Now 5 (Full)
73 Cocktail of the Cosmos 2
74 Cocktail of the Cosmos 3
75 Cocktail of the Cosmos 4
76 “Cut It Out“
77 Become Mended E
78 Become Mended F
79 Become Mended G
80 Shhhhhhhhhhhhhh
81 Opportunity Not To Be Missed 1
82 Opportunity Not To Be Missed 2
83 Pre- 3
84 T.C.  M.O.
85 Empty Quarrel 1
86 Empty Quarrel 2
87 Empty Quarrel 3
88 Empty Quarrel 4
89 Empty Quarrel 5
90 Empty Quarrel 6
91 Natural Population (of the mind)
92 Empty Quarrel 7
93 Weak Skin I
94 Weak Skin II
95 News Report
96 Weak Skin III
97 The Penetration of Nature 1
98 The Worst Nightmare of Your Life
99 S-I-L-E-N-C-E 
100 The Penetration of Nature 2
101 Weak Skin IV
102 Years of Mystical Friendship 1
103 3xAA
104 Years of Mystical Friendship 2
105 Punch
106 Years of Mystical Friendship 3
107 Years of Mystical Friendship 4
108 UWAGA! (Middle)
109 “PULL“
110 (!) Three Moons
111 UWAGA! (Floor)
112 UWAGA! (Corner)
113 Red Punches of Disbelieve (11)
114 Red Punches of Disbelieve (8)
115 Red Punches of Disbelieve (9)
116 Red Punches of Disbelieve (4-I)
117 Red Punches of Disbelieve (4-II)
118 Red Punches of Disbelieve (5)
119 “Hope Dreams“
120 Red Punches of Disbelieve (4-III)
121 Red Punches of Disbelieve (3)
122 ** 1
123 ** 2
124 The Eyes of Solidity
125 * 1
126 The Loophole
127 * 2
128 The Green Tree of Hope
129 Refreshments Will Be Served
130 High-Volume of Youth
131 Seam/Promise
132 “Need a hand?“
133 Slow Display
134 - EMIL NOLDE WAS HERE -
135 “hi“
136 She is full of grace
137 Observation
138 “Hope Dreams“ (Fuzzy)
139 Fat Fox
140 “PUSH“
141 O-I
142 O-II
143 O-III
144 O-IV
145 O-V
146 0>
147 0>>
148 0>>>
149 00-A
150 00-B
151 “Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth“
152 (!) “Every moon is atrocious and every sun bitter“
153 (O)
154 ((O))
155 (((O)))
156 ((((O))))
157 (((((O)))))
158 ((((((O))))))
159 (((((((O)))))))
160 ((((((((O))))))))
161 (((((((((O)))))))))
162 -ø-I
163 -ø-II
164 -ø-III
165 -ø-IV
166 -ø-V
167 -ø-VI
168 -ø-VII
169 Tender Dare 1
170 Tender Dare 2
171 The Opposite Tomb
172 At The Same Time
173 Please Give Liquid I
174 Please Give Liquid II
175 Please Give Liquid III
176 SPARK
177 RECORD
178 TOUCH
179 LEARN
180 “Repulsive Doctor“
181 REJECT
182 Mixed Feelings K
183 Mixed Feelings Z
184 Mixed Feelings L
185 Mixed Feelings P
186 Mixed Feelings Q
187 You Stand Above Me
188 Blind/Blind
189 No Secret Can Be Kept For Long
190 (!) NEVER
191 Break The Law (Thick Agriculture)
192 DJ Book Report 1
193 DJ Book Report 2
194 DJ Book Report 3
195 DJ Book Report 4
196 DJ Book Report 5
197 Improve Oneself I
198 Unravel Chill 1
199 P.P 1911
200 Laconic Balance
201 Juice (G|W)
202 Improve Oneself II
203 Unravel Chill 2
204 Bowing Down (Also)
205 Symptoms 1 (L)
206 Symptoms 2 (R)
207 Brutal Failure of the Mind
208 Very Cheap Terror
209 Symptoms 3 (L)
210 “Heavy is the head that wears the crown“
211 Symptoms 4 (R)
212 Loose (Mission)
213 Symptoms 5 (L)
214 Symptoms 6 (R)
215 Unravel Chill 3
216 Setowski Tomasz (Polish, 1961)
217 Scar Scarf 1
218 Splashing Around
219 Scar Scarf 2
220 Scar Scarf 3
221 Plaque for a painting
222 Scar Scarf 4
223 Scar Scarf 5
224 Ten Holes
225 Mistake/Error
226 Error/Mistake
227 “It will straighten itself out“
228 The Ambassador
229 “My House“
230 Forbidden Morse Code (III)
231 Corrupted Explanation (III)
232 Pure Fanatic Wall I
233 The Needy Finger
234 Dialogue of The Deaf 1
235 Dialogue of The Deaf 2
236 Pure Fanatic Wall II
237 end
238 Dialogue of The Deaf 3
239 All at Once
240 The Usual Tail
241 Sealed
242 “My Tree“
243 Movie Club
244 Light Graffito
245 Slippery Slope
246 Bonus Site
247 The Dark Side
248 The Other Side
249 Liquid Carpet
250 The Early Colony
251 Unripe Mix
252 The Chosen Corner
253 10:00 AM
254 10:45 AM
255 11:44 AM
256 11:56 AM
257 14:09 PM
258 14:10 PM
259 14:05 PM (02:14 AM)
260 17:05 PM
261 22:09 PM X 2
262 22:46 PM X 3
263 Examination is a Free Choice
264 Bounce Back I
265 Hidden Heavy Loath 1
266 Memory Rush
267 3 Lemons
268 Bounce Back II
269 Responsible Yearnings 1 (Straight Ahead)
270 Text References 1
271 in vain
272 Not In Vain
273 Responsible Yearnings 2 (Left)
274 Redemption Verdict
275 Hostile Witness
276 The New Beauty
277 Text References 2
278 H.M @ A @ T
279 Overflow
280 Quick Update
281 \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \
282 / / / / /
283 / / / / / / /
284 / / / / / / / /
285 | i
286 Crystallized (Proved to be false) I
287 Crystallized (Proved to be false) II
288 Crystallized (Proved to be false) III
289 \ (him)
290 | |
291 TOP (D. Passal)
292 | | | | | | |
293 | ii
294 That’s where I was 1
295 Bottom (D. Passal)
296 Above Your Heads 1
297 | iii
298 That’s where I was 2
299 Above Your Heads 2
300 Above Your Heads 3
301 Hidden Heavy Loath 2
302 Early Version
303 Equilibrium
304 Above Your Heads 4
305 | iv
306 “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase“
307 Above Your Heads 5
308 Above Your Heads 6
309 One Way of Looking
310 Poisoned Horizon
311 R.M, Red Open (1980)
312 Zip Code Zero
313 Nickname: Jimmy
314 Simulator of Silence
315 Tearful Fee
316 Self-defence
317 Extremely Fun
318 A Divorce
319 The Cold War
320 Enter or Leave
321 Good/News
322 Early Fruit
323 Fleshy Pool
324 As Plain as Daylight
325 A.T, Rocks (1962)
326 E.N, Animal and Woman (1931-1935)
327 VV
328 E.N, Sailing-Boats on Yellow Sea (1914)
329 E.N, Flower Garden G (Blue Watering Can) (1915)
330 Acceptable God
331 E.N, Wildly Dancing Children (1909)
332 Important!!!!!!!!!!!!
333 “What a mess up“   
334 A, Sisyphos (1986)
335 R.M, Pancho Villa, Dead and Alive (1943)
336 2. Fantasy
337 Flowchart (“Plug In“)
338 Automatic Ego
339 Flowchart (“Replace“)
340 Flowchart (“Buy New“)
341 The Fashion of Patience I
342 The Original Modus
343 The Fashion of Patience II
344 Flowchart (“End“)
345 No Match Sense
346 Built Castles in the Air
347 The Good Rain
348 Melodies of Unwanted Expressions
349 Memorized Resentment
350 “Water is the only drink for a wise man“
351 Flowchart (“Stop“)
352 A Small Burst of Feelings
353 Gathering Together (Shake Off)
354 Fake Orchid
355 The Stink Joy
356 Utopian Soon
357 “Everything in the universe has a purpose“
358 Against His Will
359 Flowchart (“Keep Going“)
360 Flowchart (“Yes“)
361 Only Child
362 Apology
363 “Become Enlarged“
364 About This and That
365 The Excessive Advice (Top Left Corner)
366 Magnificent Encouragements 1
367 Magnificent Encouragements 2
368 Magnificent Encouragements 3
369 The Extension of The Unfound (“Wind on the face“)
370 The Extension of The Unfound (“Flames of fire“)
371 The Excessive Advice (Bottom Left Corner)
372 “Into the Well of Now (Surplus)“ 1
373 Vulgar Storm
374 Magnificent Encouragements 4
375 “We should not behave like water and oil, who repel each other, but like milk and water, who mingle together“
376 The Extension of The Unfound (“Unfolding free combinations“)
377 The Extension of The Unfound (“Water in the mouth“)
378 “Into the Well of Now (Surplus)“ 2
379 “Into the Well of Now (Surplus)“ 3
380 Blue Blood
381 Magnificent Encouragements 5
382 There Has Never Been a Better Opportunity
383 “This is Awesome!“
384 “Like a drop in the sea“
385 “Into the Well of Now (Surplus)“ 4
386 The Excessive Advice (Top Right Corner)
387 Magnificent Encouragements 6
388 “Trying to operate outside the repertoire“ I
389 “Trying to operate outside the repertoire“ II
390 The Extension of The Unfound (“Sun all around and more“)
391 The Extension of The Unfound (“Don’t look back“)
392 The Excessive Advice (Bottom Right Corner)

Yonatan Vinitsky (born 1980, Jerusalem, based in London) gained his MA Sculpture at Royal College of Art (2009) and his BA Fine Art at Goldsmiths College (2006). Recent and forthcoming solo shows include Frutta, Rome (2015); Limoncello, London (2014); Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam (2012); Ashdod Museum of Art, Israel(both 2011). Recent group shows include Kunstverein Wiesbaden; Palais de Tokyo, Paris (both 2014); Specta, Copenhagen; Czarna Galeria, Warsaw; V22, London (all 2013); Cafe Gallery, London (2012); Annet Gelink, Amsterdam (2011); SALTS, Basel; Limoncello, London; Vulpes Vulpes, London (all 2010)

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Wiring up a Disco Unit’ - an exhibition by Yonatan Vinitsky
2nd - 30th September 2011

The October Show’ - an exhibition by James Harrison, Yonatan Vinitsky, and Jessica Warboys
7th October - 27th November 2010

The height of the heels not the depth of the step’ - an exhibition by Yonatan Vinitsky
20th February - 21st March 2009