Photo: Luke Elwes in London

Luke Elwes

Artist, Writer

Luke Elwes (b.1961, London) studied at Camberwell Art School (1983 - 85) and recently completed his postgraduate research at Birkbeck, London University. Elwes also a writes about contemporary painters for journals including Modern Painters, Royal Academy Magazine and , and has helped organize exhibitions in public collections, including Kettles Yard Cambridge and the Estorick Collection London. Recent solo shows include Adam Gallery, London, Broadbent Gallery, London, North House Gallery, Essex and Galerie Vieille du Temple, Paris. Group exhibitions include 'Mapping' at Bury Art Gallery, Manchester,2007 and 'Gli Amici Pittori di Londra', Galleria Ceribelli, Bergamo, Italy, 2007. In 2010 he participated in the survey show 'Another Country' at the Estorick Collection, London. Adam Gallery, London, will show his new work in 2014. read full statement

Location London
Activities Lecturing, Journalism, Critical writing
Artforms / type of project Drawing, Painting, Printmaking

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  • Writing on Water

    10/03/2014 – 29/03/2014
    Adam Gallery, 67 Mortimer Street, London W1

    A series of 28 works on paper, made both with the water and of the water, and executed in one sitting on successive days by the Gihon river in Vermont

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