Saatchi Art and Absolut have announced the return of the Studio Fund as part of this year’s New Sensations Exhibition in London.
During 2008-12 London saw a recession and an apparently counter-cyclical increase in the number of contemporary galleries. Now, as we’re said to be emerging from our economic woes, galleries are closing.
Organised by Patch – a London-based curatorial collective (led by Katie Heller and Annabel Cary) – New British 2013 will transform the unique, four-storey Georgian town house of The Lloyds Club into an exhibition of the highest calibre of burgeoning new talent.
Call for Artists …
Drawing together ideas from Buddhist philosophy (the Hungry Ghosts) and from psychoanalysis (the Lost Object), Moreton’s new work investigates a sense of loss that drives us in acquisitiveness, addiction, deception and creativity.