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Haroon Mirza

A Heightened Degree of Control

BY JOHN JERVIS

Backfade_5 (Dancing Queen), 2011, mixed-media installation at Lisson Gallery, London, 2011.

All images in this article are courtesy the artist.


With the addition of an electric current, Mirza transforms such accumulations of found objects into self-governing systems. 


Pinning down Haroon Mirza’s heterogeneous practice is a difficult task. It turns out that writing about his London studio is something of a challenge too. Housed in a nondescript business center in the seedier end of London’s Hoxton neighborhood, a prime gathering spot for galleries…

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