Avis Newman

Stratagem of Engagement (e) 39 – 54

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Year 2023/4
Medium Pencil on paper
Dimensions 29.7 x 21 cm

About the work

The drawing is from an ongoing series of works – drawings, canvas works and installations titled Thirteen Chapters, which is a meditation on notions of conflict. In the group of drawings from which this image is taken, sequences of marks, encoded signs and inscriptions in different ways map the imaginary sites and spaces in which a metaphysical violence is acted.

Career Highlights

Recent solo exhibition:
Watching the Map, Maureen Paley, London, UK (2023)

Recent group exhibition:
Women’s Work Is Never Done, Richard Saltoun Gallery, London, UK (2023-2024)

Shortlisted for David and Yuko Juda Art Foundation Award 2022

← Ishbel Myerscough


Paul Noble →

SEA . 10

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