'Still Squallings', Daniel Sturgis
Acrylic on canvas,
138 x 213.6 cm
Within the painting, seemingly divergent positions are in agreement, reconciled or able
to exist politely together. There is balance, as differing references from art, contemporary
culture, abstraction and design are brought together to share common ground.
Daniel Sturgis was born in London in
1966. He studied at Camberwell College
of Arts London 1986-89 and Goldsmiths
College London 1992-94. His solo
exhibitions include 'Everybody Loves
Somebody' The Locker Plant Chinati
Foundation Marfa Texas 2007,
'Possibilities in Geometric Abstraction'
Galerie Hollenbach Stuttgart 2008 and
'Conversation Pieces' The Apartment
Athens 2010. Recent group exhibitions
include 'Plastic Culture: Legacies of Pop
1987-2008' Harris Museum and Art
Gallery Preston 2009, 'Invisible Cities'
Jerwood Space London 2009 and
'Superabundant: A Celebration of Pattern'
Turner Contemporary Project Space
Margate 2009. He exhibited in 'John
Moores 23' 2004.