Nicholas Byrne

The Cave, 2018

Oil on gessoed panel in artist's frame
110 x 60 x 1 cm

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This work has been generously donated by the artist to support The Studio Voltaire Capital Project. 

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About the artist

Nicholas Byrne (b. 1979, Manchester) lives and works in London. The artist studied at the Royal College of Art and previous solo exhibitions include Fumes, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Milan (2018); Finish your sentence, Vilma Gold, London (2015); A Catholic Episode, Vilma Gold, London (2010); and Divider, Studio Voltaire, London (2008). Select group exhibitions include Anthea Hamilton: Pro- jects, Kettles Yard, Cambridge (2019); LOVE IV: Cold Shower, with Anthea Hamilton, Schinkel Pavil- ion, Berlin (2016); The Averty Show, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers (2015); Burning Down the House, with Anthea Hamilton, 10th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju (2014); Gib’s Mir, with Gili Tal, OUTPOST, Norwich (2013); Several Species of Small Furry Animals.., Veneklasen Werner, Berlin (2013); Faces: Nora Schultz / Nicholas Byrne, dépendance, Brussels (2011); Public Private Paintings, Kunstmu- seum Ann Zee, Oostende (2010); and The Dark Monarch, Tate St Ives, St Ives (2009). The artist is represented by Vilma Gold, London.

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.

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