Studio Sale | Alexander Glass

27 NOV 2020 10:00 AM - 11 DEC 2020 6:00 PM
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Studio Sale | Alexander Glass - Lot 11, Alexander Glass, Quicksilver

11. Alexander Glass

Quicksilver

Epoxy resin cast, drypoint on acrylic
20 x 21 x 4 cm.
Created in 2018

ESTIMATE

£80 - 120

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Notes

"To be fast you have to be smooth. The iconography of the razor and the superhero are combined to display the link made between athleticism and male grooming in mainstream advertising." - Alexander Glass, 2020.

Accolades

MA. Fine Art Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London, 2017
BA. Fine Art Sculpture, University of Brighton, Brighton, 2014

Awards: Commissioned by British Airways First Life Magazine for their Winter Edition Front Cover 2019/2020. The Annex Collection Acquisition Award - Winning Artist April - 2017. Broomhill National Sculpture Prize 2014 - 'Public Speaks' Prize.

Recent Exhibitions: Queer Contemporaries, Air Gallery, Manchester 2020. Sitting Show, East Bristol Contemporary, Bristol 2019. Millennialism, Paradise Works, Manchester 2019. The Salamander Devours its Tail Twice, Gallery 46, London 2018. A Bigger SplashGalerie PCP, Paris 2018. A Body Is A Building, Bloc Projects Billboard Commission, Sheffield 2018.

Alexander's 2020 solo show Bodies of Water at Studio Sol in Reyjavik, Iceland, is to be rescheduled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.