Thursday, January 19, 2012

Richards Rigg: "GLAMOURIE" at PSL, and Northern Art Prize at Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, UK

Richard Rigg Two Writing Desks, False Drawer, 2009 Wood, Brass, Adhesive Courtesy of the artist and Workplace Gallery

GLAMOURIE is an introduction to a more-or-less affiliated group of too-little-known contemporary British artists. An accompanying publication will be released in March.

14 January - 31 March 2012
Private View Friday 13 January 2012, 6-8pm

Curated By David Steans featuring Simeon Barclay/ Joseph Buckley/ Sophie Carapetian/ Kitty Clark/ Matthew Crawley/ Chris Evans/ Johannes fa/ Josephine Flynn/ Jason Forrest/ Pil & Galia Kollectiv/ L Foundation/ Joseph Lewes/ Ant Macari/ Rory Macbeth/ Paul McDevitt/ Harry Meadley/ Harold Offeh/ Hardeep Pandhal/ Richard Rigg/ Leon Sadler/ Stefan Sadler/ Rhiannon Silver/ Iona Smith/ Paul Smith/ David Steans

Richard Rigg has been shortlisted for the 2011 Northern Art Prize along with Liadin Cooke, Leo Fitzmaurice and James Hugonin. The winner will be announced tonight at 6.45pm at Leeds Art Gallery.