Have you met…Vincent Hawkins?


Introductions can be wonderful things. You can meet interesting people, and make new friends through an introduction. Sometimes you can be introduced to your new favorite food, television show, or artist. I’d like to introduce you to some of my favorite artists.

The artist I’d like to introduce is the painter Vincent Hawkins.

quiet hand  ....  gouache on card 42.5 x 29. 8 cm  or 16.4 x 11. 3/4 inches

quiet hand …. gouache on card 42.5 x 29. 8 cm
or 16.4 x 11. 3/4 inches

quiet hand  ….  gouache on card 42.5 x 29. 8 cm
or 16.4 x 11. 3/4 inches

Vincent Hawkins ( born 1959) is involved with painting and drawing; he received a BA in painting from Maidstone College of Art in Kent in England. Recent exhibitions include Inshore Fishing, an exhibition dedicated to and including work by the St Ives painter Peter Lanyon at The Rokeby Gallery in London; Theatrical Dynamics  at The Torrence Art Museum, CA, curated by David Leapman; finalist in John Moores Painting Prize 2012 as well as winning a prize in the same event in 2006; Layer Cake, Fabio Tiboni in Bologna; Abstrunkt at Winona State University; The Chameleon’s Eye at Centrum, Berlin; ATN Bushwick Open Studios Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY; Moveable Feast, Paris,  curated by Erin Lawlor; Five Galerie 1/5, Toulon, curated by Yifat Gat; A Sort Of Night Of The Mind, Herbert Reed Gallery; and  Artary Gallery, Stuttgart. In 2008, he showed with Tracey Emin’s Curated Room at The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. He also showed work in Invisible Cities at The Jerwood Space London and was a finalist in the Jerwood Painting Prize in 2006.

gouache on paper 29.7 cm x 20.8 cm

gouache on paper 29.7 cm x 20.8 cm

Vincent also has a blog at Vincent Hawkins Blogspot.

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