Observations on and reactions to being one of 7 million living cheek by jowl in this great metropolis.
The methods used, consciously and unconsciously, that allow us cope with such a constant stream of stimuli.
Gestures, habits and faces in the crowd that that seem to reflect on human nature as much the individual or the specific crowd.
The works by Guy Haddon-Grant is both composed and captivating, informed by the innate forms that surround us.
Born 1986, Lives and works in London
2009-2010: Camberwell College of Art, London, BA Drawing (3rd Year)
2007-2009: Florence Italy: Cecil Studios
2005-2007: Camberwell College of Arts, London, BA Drawing
2004-2005: Wimbledon School of Art: Foundation Diploma Fine Art
2011: FACE2011, Society of Portrait Sculptors Open Exhibition
2010: A Site, Teravina Fine Art, Cortona
A Site, Teravina Fine Art, Athens
Auction East, 500 Dollar Gallery, Vyner Street London
Affordable Arts Fair, Recent Graduates Showcase, Battersea,
Bloomberg New Contemporaries,
A foundation, Liverpool (September-November),
ICA, London (November-January)
Art for Youth London 2010, Royal College of Art
Oriel Summer Exhibition, Oriel Plas Glyn-y-Weddw
Degree Show, Camberwell, Camberwell College, London
FACE 2010, Society of Portrait Sculptors Annual Open
Exhibition, The Gallery, London
2009: Art Liberating Lives 2009, The Mall Galleries, London
2007: Oriel Christmas Exhibition, Oriel PLas Glyn-YWeddw
2006: Oriel Summer Exhibition, Oriel PLas Glyn-YWeddw
AWARDS AND PRIZES
2009: Artist in Education Award, (Mall Galleries) Sue Ryder Care
2010: Tiranti Prize, Tirantis, society of Portrait Sculptors Open
Runner up (Last three) Vanguard Prize 2010,
Vanguard Studio, Camberwell
Runner up (Last two) Rosenberg Commission,
Spittalfields Market, London
2011: Tiranti Prize Commended, FACE2011