Lot 51 - Nick Gentry - Head 1
Lot 51 - Nick Gentry - Head 1
Lot 51 - Nick Gentry - Head 1

Lot 51 - Nick Gentry - Head 1

Spray Paint on Paper

2022

A6 (15x10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Born 29 May 1980, Gentry is a British graduate of Central St Martins in London. He has exhibited in galleries, museums and public settings in the UK, USA and Europe. 
 
As part of a generation that grew up with floppy disks, VHS tapes, polaroids and cassettes, he is inspired by the impact of internet culture. 

 

Education 

 

Central St Martins 
MA Applied Imagination, 2004 - 2006 
 
Liverpool Art School 
BA Graphic Arts, 1999 - 2002 
 
University of Herts 
Foundation Art & Design, 1998 – 1999 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

2021 NHS portraits, W1 Curates, London 
2019 ID Merge, Opera Gallery, Paris 
2019 Face of London, Opera Gallery, London 
2018 Human Connection, Opera Gallery, London 
2017 3890 Tigers, Clarke Quay, Collab with WWF, Singapore 
2016 Psychic Compound, C24 Gallery, New York 
2015 Memoryscapes, Absolute Art Gallery, Belgium 
2014 Synthetic Daydreams, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami 
2013 X-Change, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami 
2012 Collective Memory, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami 
2011 Dataface, Whisper Gallery, Solo show, London 
2011 La Pan, Pantocrator Gallery, Barcelona 
2010 Auto-emotion, Studio55, London 

 

Gallery Representation 

 

Absolute Art Gallery, Belgium 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

A series of heads made with spray paint 

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