Caragh Thuring & Nicolas Deshayes

Gas lamp, 2019


Caragh Thuring & Nicolas Deshayes
Gas lamp, 2019 
Glazed ceramic
13 x 25 x 13.5 cm
Edition of 20 + 4AP
Made exclusively for House of Voltaire

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About the artwork

This new edition for House of Voltaire has been made in a unique collaboration between Thuring and Deshayes.  Bringing the artist's practice together for the first time, they worked closely with a master ceramist to create this striking hand painted edition.  Each ceramic is slightly unique.  

About the artist

Caragh Thuring (b. 1972) lives and works in London. Recent solo exhibitions include Caragh Turing, Luisa Strina Gallery, Brazil (2019); Builder, Corbett vs Dempsey, Chicago IL (2019); Caragh Thuring, Thomas Dane Gallery, Italy (2019); Caragh Thuring, Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco (2018); Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England (2016); Question Centre, Westminster Waste, London, England (2016); Simon Preston Gallery, New York NY (2015); Chisenhale Gallery, London, England (2014) Anthony Meier, San Francisco (2013); Simon Preston Gallery, New York (2011); and Thomas Dane Gallery, London (2010). Group exhibitions include live and Let Die at Modern Art, London; July at The Approach, London (both 2014); Performer As Curator, The Lowry, Manchester (2013); The First Rebellion is History, Next Week Rome Falls, Simon Preston Gallery, New York; Troubling Space, Zabludowicz Collection, London (both 2012); and Newspeak: British Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London (2010).

Nicolas Deshayes (b.1983) lives and works in London. Recent solo exhibitions include Modern Art, London (2019 & 2016); Pump House Gallery, London (2018); Basement Roma, Rome (2017); Fonderia Artistica Battaglia, Milan (2016) and Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Glasgow (2015).

Studio Voltaire has been supporting artists for over twenty years, through our renowned programme of exhibitions, performances, events and education projects as well as providing affordable studios.

We have gained a reputation for championing both emerging and underrepresented artistic practices, often at key stage in the artist’s career. These have included Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Phyllida Barlow, Ruth Ewan, Elizabeth Price, Jo Spence, Joanne Tatham & Tom O’Sullivan, Richard Slee and Cathy Wilkes.

The gallery also provides an important UK platform for international artists, often providing them their first-ever presentation in the UK. These have included Nairy Baghramian, Thea Djordjadze, Nicole Eisenman, Judith Hopf, Paulina Olowska and Henrik Olesen.