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Untitled, 1984

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Gary Hume

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Gary Hume, born in Kent, England, is a contemporary painter and is considered to be a part of the Young British Artists (YBA) movement. This movement, also known as the Brit artists or Britart movement, and consists of a wide variety of artists, many of whom graduated with Gary Hume in 1988 from Goldsmiths College. 
 
« My desire to be an artist really came out of being broke and unemployed and incapable of holding a job down. »
Gary Hume
He is best known for his choice of medium, using high gloss, industrial grade paints in his works and for the every day objects he paints with them. During the 90's, Gary Hume's medium and focus shifted and he began to use high gloss, household paints instead of industrial paints and also started to use sheets of aluminum for canvases.
 
« A painting should be tough; it should have muscle, but I have to find some tenderness in it, too. There has to be that dynamic. »
Gary Hume


Some of Hume's first major exhibitions included Freeze (1988), hosted by fellow Goldsmiths alum Damien Hirst, and East Country Yard in 1990. Finding meaning in the redundant, in the ordinary, in our normal, every day lives is where Gary Hume seems to have found his niche. During an inte Read More

Gary Hume

Window Painting (from 1000 Windows Paintings), 2013

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Oil On Paper

USD 680

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Who are the Young British Artists - YBA

Who are the Young British Artists - YBA

Also known as Britart and Brit artists. All these terms refer to a group of artists who started exhibiting together in the year 1988 in London. Majority of the artists graduated at Goldsmiths from BA fine arts course in the late 1980s. They are famous for wild living, use of waste/ throwaway materials and both entrepreneurial and oppositional attitude. In addition, they dominated British art and achieved wide media coverage. Most of these artists were collected and supported initially by Charles Saatchi.

Weiwei AI | Cats

Weiwei Ai

Cats, Black, 2022

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

GBP 3,850

Weiwei AI | Cats

Weiwei Ai

Cats, Red, 2022

Limited Edition Print

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GBP 3,350

Weiwei AI | 3D Printing of My Left Hand | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Weiwei Ai

3D Printing Of My Left Hand, 2022

Sculpture / Object

Mixed Media

GBP 21,000

Jonas WOOD | Vote | Screen-print  available for sale on composition gallery

Jonas Wood

Vote, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

GBP 3,600