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36. James Rogers

Augmentations and expectations...

Estimate: £400 - 700

Etched copper circuit board
10 x 16 cm.
Created in 2020
This work is unique.

This etched copper plate recreates a childhood of the award-winning sculptor James Rogers. 

"There I am sat down on the right with my mom looking after me like one of William Blake’s angels, at first the lady tried to tell me I had to wear this device, I refused and then she brought in this guy, he was pointing at me and telling me I have to wear it or I won’t be as good as everyone else. He wore the white lab coat as a mask, telling me I needed one too and for an awfully long time he continued to look for a mask."

Accolades
BA Fine Art, Camberwell College of Arts, UAL, London, 2016.

Awards: Mead Family Foundation, UAL, London 2015.
Recent Projects: Real People do Real Things, Nike Campaign for Airmax 90, 2019. A boom downloaded from the clouds, Olly Fathers & James Rogers, Arietta Chandris, Blowout Magazine, 2019.
Solo Exhibitions: James Rogers, Blue Shop Cottage, Camberwell, London, 2020.
Recent Exhibitions: The Other Art Fair Summer Edition, Kings’ Cross, London, 2019. This is the end? Candid Arts Trust, London, 2019. Why so yellow? Private residence exhibit, London, 2018. FBA Futures, Mall Galleries, London, 2018.

21 Oct Oct 21

The Old Central St. Martins Building, 48, 12 Southampton Row, WC1B 4AF