Lot 146 - Megan Baker - Landscape Study no. 2
Lot 146 - Megan Baker - Landscape Study no. 2
Lot 146 - Megan Baker - Landscape Study no. 2

Lot 146 - Megan Baker - Landscape Study no. 2

Oil on Paper

2022

A6 (15x10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Born in the UK in 1996, Megan Baker graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2018, where she received the Kate Barton Painting Award and the Cass Art Prize. Showing paintings in multiple group shows in London, she has been shortlisted for the Clyde and Co Art Award and also came runner up at the Hix Art Award in 2019. 

 

Education 

 

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Central Saint Martins, 2015-18 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

Awards: 
Hix Art Award Runner Up, 2019 
Cass Art Prize, 2018 
Kate Barton Painting Award, 2018 
 
Select Exhibitions: 
Reclaiming the Nymph: A Force of Nature, Gillian Jason Gallery, London, 2022 
A Land Where Other People Live, Sixty Six, London, 2022 
Sixty Six, St Georges Square, London, 2021 
The Hix Award 2019, Hix Art Tramshed Shoreditch, London, 2019 
Clyde and Co Art Award, St Botolph Building, London, 2018 
Degree Show One, Central Saint Martins, London, 2018 
 

Gallery Representation 

 

Gillian Jason Gallery 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

Unfolding through layers of impasto brushstrokes, Megan Baker’s oil paintings are in an ever-changing state of coming in and out of being, where fragmented and gestural figures are continually interrupted by the immediacy of the paint.  
Morphing between figure and landscape, the paintings look to capture a moment of stillness within nature, even if only fleetingly. 

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