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    Carsten Höller: Decision

    Working seven days a week is hard work, so when you get a day off you have to make the most it. Mutay bought us both tickets for Carsten Höller’s exhibition ‘Decision’ in the Hayward Gallery, and so on a particularly overcast Sunday afternoon we made our way to South Bank not entirely sure what we were going to expect. Carsten Höller was born in Belgium to German parents. Before working as an artist, Höller trained as a scientist and gained an advanced degree in agricultural entomology. To Höller, museums and galleries are places of experimentation, offering ‘a space and time where you can try things out that you can’t…