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Sam Windett

October, 2016

£120

Risograph
Edition of 80 
42 cm x 29.7 cm

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About the artwork

British painter Sam Windett produces works that vary between dense still life compositions of everyday items to large-scale compositions suggestive of landscapes or city scenes. Motifs are often repeated across works, moving beyond formalist strategy to construct an almost hieroglyphic language. As in previous series, October is caught between abstraction and figuration, opacity and representation, assembling recognisable items in reduced form.

About the artist

Sam Windett  (b. 1977, Kent, UK) is a London-based painter. Recent solo exhibitions include Remodel, The Annexe (2019); CONDO, New York (2018); Motorway IV, The Approach, London (2018); Sam Windett, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, USA (2015); THIS PANEL IS THAT PAINTING, The Approach, London, UK (2014); The Approach, London, UK (2011); Zephyr, Sies + Höke Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany (2010); Billion Watt Bulb, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, USA (2010); Solo Presentation at The Armory Show 2009, New York, USA (2009); Bon Tracker, The Approach E2, London, UK (2008).

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.