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Jamie Shovlin — Hiker Meat
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Shown as a trailer for his extensive Hiker Meat project, Shovlin’s video is made up of fragments taken from thriller and horror movies. The whole project is comprised of over a thousand clips of found footage and explores the control a director or artist has over their works intended message and its actual dissemination.

As part of ‘Admitting The Flats’ at MK Gallery, Milton Keynes this video was presented in context with: cinema, fiction, fourth wall, gore, Hollywood and horror alongside works by the following artists: Alia Pathan, George Barber, Ivan Argote, Rachel Pimm, Rachel Reupke, Stuart Croft and Tom Smith.