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The Mechanical Hand 25 Years Printmaking at Paupers Press

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The Mechanical Hand 25 Years Printmaking at Paupers Press

Kings Place
90 York Way
London N1 9AG
United Kingdom
April 27th, 2012 - June 22nd, 2012

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http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/visual-arts/...
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
fitzrovia, bloomsbury
EMAIL:  
kpg@kingsplace.co.uk
PHONE:  
0207 520 1485
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon-Fri 10.00-18.00; Sat-Sun 11.00-18.30
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printmaking
COST:  
Free

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The Mechanical Hand: 25 Years of Printmaking at Paupers Press.
27 April - 22 June (closed BH 7 May and 4 & 5 June)

The importance of the print in British art couldn’t be better illustrated than it is today when some of the most significant contemporary painters and sculptors are also the most exciting printmakers.

The Mechanical Hand, celebrates 25 years of artists’ projects at Paupers Press and includes works by Damien Hirst, Paula Rego, Rachel Whiteread, Cornelia Parker, Jake & Dinos Chapman, Tony Bevan, Grayson Perry, Glenn Brown, Mat Collishaw, Chris Ofili, Stephen Chambers, Hughie O'Donoghue, Sue Webster & Tim Noble, Keith Coventry, Jenny Saville, Jock McFadyen, Eileen Cooper, Christopher Le Brun, Andrzejz Jackowski, Catherine Yass, Charles Avery and Bob & Roberta Smith. 

The exhibition demonstrates the breadth and diversity of the artists’ involvement with the printed multiple through the work of Paupers Press.

The accompanying book ‘The Mechanical Hand’, by Blackdog Publishing, includes many of the studio’s publications and commissioned projects, as well as essays by Martin Herbert on Jake & Dinos Chapman and Stephen Chambers, with contributions from Glenn Brown, Paula Rego, Grayson Perry, Catherine Yass, Cornelia Parker and Christopher Le Brun. Price £29.95.

Kings Place Gallery
Kings Place
90 York Way
London
N1 9AG

Monday - Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
Weekends:         12 noon - 6 pm
Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays and between exhibitions for re-hanging.

Admission free


Telephone: 020 7520 1485
Fax: 020 7520 1487
Email: kpg@kingsplace.co.uk