The momentum. The tipping point that unleashes a tectonic shift. An artist is perpetually in search of that instant. The second in which that one defining insight emerges, paving the way for new ideas. It’s an instant with which we are all familiar: the deciding moment when everything gains momentum. The point at which mass and speed combine to yield an extraordinary impetus.
Our world is poised on the brink of a tipping point as well. We must make choices regarding climate and migration, issues that are impacting our lives more and more intensely.
Momentum brings together more than thirty works that embody this tension. This selection from our collection unites new and established names working in a wide range of media. Together they offer insights into the personal and collective challenges of our time.