Lot 18 - András Nagy-Sándor - Stick Together!
Lot 18 - András Nagy-Sándor - Stick Together!
Lot 18 - András Nagy-Sándor - Stick Together!

Lot 18 - András Nagy-Sándor - Stick Together!

Pen and Ink on Paper

2022

A6 (10x15cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Andras Nagy-Sandor (1993) is a Hungarian artist and curator based in London, UK.  

 

The main focus of Andras' practice is unpicking the aspirations and ambivalences within his masculinity through the symbolism of armours as a link between painterly, emotional and conceptual dichotomies. The aesthetic of Andras' armours are narrative, in some cases pseudo-folkloric, however they do not need to be read as armours as they are the results of an intuitive design process, an embodied sensemaking approach that is based on Andras' imagination and memories. They are gestures, edges, shapes, colours, patterns, paint, materials with a conscience enveloping figurative moments, interactions between body parts, characters, groups, anthropomorphic multiheaded beings that float between cultures and identities, folklore and sci-fi. 

 

 Andras has recently had his first solo exhibition at Fest; Tisztit Gallery in Budapest, Hungary and is the co-runner of ongoing initiative "project hu", which created a collaborative residency, artist talks and a touring exhibition over the past four years. 

 

Education 

 

2019-2022, MFA Fine Art Painting, Slade School of Fine Art, UK 

2015-2018, BA (Hons) Fine Art, Newcastle University, UK 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

Solo Exhibitions 

 

Feb. 2022, Bizz bennem/Trust me, Fest; Tisztit Gallery, Budapest, HU 

Sept. 2020, Narrow Boat Exhibition, Narrow Gallery, London 

Mar. 2018, Studies, Culture Lab, Newcastle 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions 

 

Apr. 2022 Emergence, The Room, London  

Feb. 2022, Dream Baby Dream, The Fitzrovia Gallery, London  

Feb. 2022, I'll Be Your Mirror, Boisdale of Bishopgate, London  

Jan. 2022, Why Don't You Dance, ASC Gallery, London  

Jan. 2022, Assemble, VO Curations, London  

Dec. 2021, Paint Talk presentsWith Love II, online 

Aug. 2021, Flirting with the Border Guards, Terrace Gallery, London  

Nov. 2020, Paint Talk presents With Love, online Nov. 2020, ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, online due to COVID-19 

Aug. 2020, Material Figures, with Grace Mattingly and Lindsey Jean McLean, VO Curations, London  

Jan. 2020, Slade Runner, ASC Gallery, London 

Feb. 2019, hu, Hungarian Traveling Exhibition, White Conduit Projects, London  

Jan. 2019, hu, Hungarian Traveling Exhibition, Abject Gallery, Newcastle 

Nov. 2018, hu, Hungarian Traveling Exhibition, GENERATORporjects, Dundee 

Nov. 2018, Young Contemporary Talent 2018, Ingram Collection, The Cello Factory, London 

Sep. 2018, Art & Liberation, The Holy Biscuit, Newcastle 

Aug. 2018, Newcastle University Printmakers, R.K. Burts Gallery, London 

Jun., Jul. 2018 Newcastle University Degree Show, Newcastle University and Unit 8 at Copeland Park, London 

Mar. 2018, Newcastle University Printmakers, Long Gallery, Newcastle University, Newcastle 

Mar. 2018, Your Space, Jane Doe Gallery, Newcastle University, Newcastle (group) 

June 2017, Page 1, Marjorie Robinson Library, Newcastle  

Apr. 2017, Something Black, Cultivate Gallery and Organ Thing, Online 

Mar. 2017, Fancy a Cuppa?, Vane Gallery, Newcastle 

Dec. 2016, The Parade, Newcastle University, Newcastle 

May 2016 Narrative, Newbridge Project, Newcastle 

May 2016, Testing Grounds, Hoults Yard, Newcastle 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

"Facing forward" is an abstract shape. It is part of an ongoing series that anthropomorphize elements of car designs, while remaining non-figurative, results of an intuitive process. 
 
"Stick together" is a more narrative piece, on the verge of figuration. It deals with questions around companionship and identity. 
 
"Keep the band back together" is a painting about losing parts of ourselves and fetishizing them. 
 
"Don't get stuck, but go deep" is a drawing that deals with wanting to become something bigger than ourselves. 

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