Billy Childish has been around a long time. He is not only an artist but a poet and a composer of music.
Hackney Council Speaker is bringing together acclaimed artists from across the borough of Hackney and beyond including internationally recognised artists for an exclusive exhibition at urban space pop-up BL-NK in Shoreditch. Speaker’s Corner: New Voices in Hackney Art will be launched at a free private viewing at BL-NK on Thursday 29 May and will be […]
Harry Adams is not actually a real person. He is however a real artist. The name of Harry Adams is a pseudonym for the artistic partnership between Steven Lowe and Adam Wood. Although the two artists have collaborated since 1988, they only assimilated the character Harry Adams around six years ago. The two artists, who […]
Light Industrial Workshop better know as L-13 is an art space created for the ‘Disruptive Betterment of Culture’. It is an independent contemporary art space in Clerkenwell, London seeking to reinvigorate and subvert pre-conceived ways in which art is considered and produced, blurring the distinctions between art production and exhibition. The organisation not only represent, […]
British artist Billy Childish is to launch his first solo painting show in Hong Kong at the Lehmann Maupin gallery. A prolific artist, musician and poet, Childish is an energetic creative force whose practice is a consistent aspect of his everyday life. Created over the past year, Childish’s most recent paintings comprise large-scale portraits and […]
Top New York dealers, Lehmann Maupin Gallery will open their first exhibition space outside New York, on Thursday, 14 March 2013, in the historic Pedder Building in Hong Kong. One of the city’s most iconic buildings, located in the heart of Central, the neo-classical building was constructed in 1923 and is the last surviving pre-war […]
A large canvas depicting a soldier on a horse, in the battlefield by ‘Stuckist founder’, Billy Childish has sold to the YBA artist Tracey Emin for an undisclosed sum. It was purchased from the Lehmann Maupin Gallery booth at Art Basel Miami, on the opening day of the fair. It is always interesting to have […]