Dickon Drury

The Who's Who of Whos, 2016

£120

Risograph
Edition of 80 + 20 AP's
42 cm x 30 cm 

The price of the edition increases as it sells through


Price
£120.00 GBP

Quantity

+

If you have a question about this piece of work, please get in touch.

About the artwork

Dickon Drury upends traditional forms of still-life and portraiture, placing his subjects in ludic and surreal situations in which peril is cut through with humour. In this new work, a mustachioed man stalks the streets of a small town at night. His unnatural height is perhaps explained by the eyes peering through the gaps in his coat - rather than a sinister interlocutor, Drury's agent is a 'totem pole trench', a classic slapstick trope.


About the artist

Dickon Drury (b. 1986, Salisbury, UK) is a recent graduate of the Slade School of Fine Art and a recipient of the Slade School of Fine Art, Desiree Painting Prize (2016). Recent solo exhibitions include: The Who‘s Who of Whos, Koppe Astner, Glasgow (2016); Optics Don‘t Make Marks, Spike Island Project Space, Bristol. Selected group exhibitions include: Glossary, Safehouse 2, London (2016); Curse of the Laughing Hand, Rogue Artist Project Space, Manchester (2016); 2015 Imagine (Curated by Tomma Abts and Alistair McKinven), Londonewcastle Project Space, London (2015); Drawing Room, The Old Cycle Club, London (2014). 

House of Voltaire commissions and sells unique artworks, limited edition prints and specially–commissioned homewares, objects, clothing and accessories by world–renowned contemporary artists and designers.


sales@studiovoltaire.org