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About the Art

‘Inversion Excursion’ is an image that captures the artists discarded paint palette, heavily encrusted with layers of paint. The thick materiality is then processed and completely changed to create a new piece. The overall image is inverted digitally and turned onto itself to appear endless. It becomes an image with no ending point, projected into infinity. The provenance of the image, the palette, is important for Peter because it addresses the endless possibilities of art and of failure: With…

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Curator Insights

Nick Kaplony

Nick Kaplony said:

"Peter's work is carefully constructed and witty. The artists use of coloured layers and repeated shapes are wonderful."

Stephen Beddoe

Stephen Beddoe said:

"Lamb’s paintings are wildy colourful and gestural, referencing the greats of 20th. Century post-war abstraction – from de Kooning, to Vasarely and Basquiat. Instilled with a inherent love of the production and materiality of ‘painting’, these works are love-letters to the joy, power and freedom of the medium."

About the Artist

Peter Lamb was born in 1973 and lives and works in London. In 1996 he graduated from the Camberwell School of Art, London. Solo Exhibitions: Warm Time Machine, Monika Bobinska Gallery, London (2008); The Unemployed Prophet, CTRL Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA (2007); The Art of Dickies and Pollocks,…

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