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The use of everyday materials in Garth Gratrix’s work hones in on the core attributes of minimalism. There are household paints, metal and concrete; but it is the playful use of language and innuendo – such as painted wooden rods with suggestive names and two polished lead pipes called ‘Nein inches together’ – that moves this work into the sphere of ‘queerness’– Andrea Allen, Corridor 8.