Lesley GuyArtist, Writer, Critic, Editor
The appropriated materials act as a boundary within which to play, it sets the rules. This could be seen as creating a new space for reverie or fantasy, or as challenging the authority of imagery in order to reveal the hidden sacred within the profane..maybe.
|Activities||Lecturing, Critical writing, Studio space|
|Artforms||Project, Drawing, Installation, Painting, Sculpture|
|Tags||Art, Artist, mixed media, pizza, material, art brut, paper, experimental, fantasy, magic|
News & Events
The Skinny - Spotlight
Selected by The Skinny North-West to be their March Spotlight artist.
Deadpan Exchange 8
20/03/2014 – 03/04/2014
Casa Maauad in Mexico City
With the following UK artists: Charles Quick (UK), David Mackintosh (UK), Lesley Guy (UK), Mat Gregory (UK) and Karin Bergström (SE), Michael Day (UK), Simon Le Ruez (UK) and Victoria Lucas (UK)
14/03/2014 – 13/04/2014
Lanchester Gallery, Coventry
This is the second iteration of the project that explores practices of appropriation in contemporary art. POSSESSION (I) was shown at the Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Thailand.
25/02/2014 – 26/02/2014
Bloc Projects, Sheffield
The first annual Pizza Party by Totaller - First King of the Astrogoths. A celebration of Pizza.
Mexico Members Show 2014
13/02/2014 – 16/02/2014
Mexico Project Space 25 Wharf Chambers, Wharf Street, LS2 7EQ Leeds
Exhibition preview: Thursday 13th February 6 – 8pm Exhibition open: Friday 14th – Sunday 16th February from 1 – 6pm