Alexander Gorlizki

Practice Space

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Year 2023
Medium Pigment and gold on paper
Dimensions 29.8 x 21.1 cm

About the work

Well Hidden brings together elements from earlier works such as horns, eyes, bolster cushions, splodges, spirals, fencing, patches, sun rays and arbitrary patterns in the form of an assemblage or an interior of rooms within rooms.

The drawing is overpainted by master miniature painter Riyaz Uddin and members of the Pink City Studio, an atelier I established in Jaipur in 1996 and incorporates the same techniques and materials that have been used for 700 years such as the single-hair-tipped brush and crushed gold leaf

Career Highlights

Recent solo exhibitions include Accumulations, Bikaner House New Delhi 2024, What the Camera Didn’t See, Museum of Art and Photography, Bangalore 2023, Conversation Pieces, Lyndsey Ingram, London 2023, Distractions, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen 2023 . His works are in the collections of the Humboldt Forum, Berlin; The Denver Art Museum; The Virginia Art Museum; The Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf; Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto; The Cincinnati Art Museum; and The Victoria & Albert Museum, London.

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