Lot 144 - Iain Andrews - Standing Form (After Watteau)
Lot 144 - Iain Andrews - Standing Form (After Watteau)
Lot 144 - Iain Andrews - Standing Form (After Watteau)
Lot 144 - Iain Andrews - Standing Form (After Watteau)

Lot 144 - Iain Andrews - Standing Form (After Watteau)

Pen & Iron Gall Ink on Paper

A6 (15 x 10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About  

 

I am a painter based in Manchester, UK, where I also work as an art psychotherapist with teenagers. My work is concerned with the ways in which Faery Stories and folk tales, the ways in which stories are told and retold, and how this re-telling alters and embellishes the original. I often work from a pre existing image, with the subject operating within a shallow, claustrophobic space on the picture plane. I am interested in the theatrical elements of painting, and how painterly marks may become objects in and of themselves. 

 

Education 

 

MA Painting (Aberystwyth University School of Art) PG Dip A.Th (Sheffield University) 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards

 

2020, 2018, 2011 - Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, 2014 - 1st prize Open up North 2011 - 1st Prize Marmite Painting Prize , regional award National Art Open, 2016 - 1st Prize Anthology VDP gallery, New York, 2016, 2017, 2019 - GMCC arts Prize runner up, Manchester 
I have had solo shows at Man and Eve, London, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, Atkinson Gallery, Somerset, Warrington Art gallery and forthcoming at Gallery 339, Beijing. I have exhibited in numerous national and international group shows and am a member of the Contemporary British Painting group. 

 

Gallery Representation 

 

James Freeman Gallery, London Saul Hay Gallery, Manchester Gallery 339, Beijing 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork 

 

Along with 2 studies for larger paintings, the 2 drawings included in my submitted works were a chance to playfully try out new ways of working, using collage and ink. 

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