Have you met…Andrew Graves?


Lounge 2012

Andrew Graves, Lounge 2012

An introduction can be a wonderful thing. You can meet interesting people, and make new friends. You can be introduced to your new favorite foods, books, music, or artist.

I’d like to introduce you to some of my favorite artists. Some of whom I’ve been familiar with for years, and others I’ve only recently been introduced to.

The person I’d like to introduce is the artist Andrew Graves.

Andrew Graves, Jersey 2012

Andrew Graves, Jersey 2012

Andrew Graves lives in London, United Kingdom.

Education

MA Fine Art 2005
Middlesex University, Cathill, Middlesex University.

BA Honours Degree, First Class, Fine Art (Painting) 1990
Kingston University, Knights Park, Kingston-upon Thames, Surrey.

Andrew Graves, Sleeping 2013

Andrew Graves, Sleeping 2013

“I make paintings and drawings. I usually use oil paint, but sometimes tempera, mostly on panel. They are abstract, but for me always contain a certain figurative reading. A geometric grid in a painting may be derived from the textile of a shirt, or an outline of a landscape. My paintings work through an understanding of abstraction, specifically in the context of European and mid century American painting.”AG from (standard) INTERVIEW

Andrew Graves, Untitled 2013

Andrew Graves, Untitled 2013

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