Eleanor Lakelin’s Solo Show ‘UnEarthed‘ at Sarah Myerscough Gallery
When: 23rd June – 21st August 2021
Where: The Old Boathouse, 1 White Hart Lane, SW13 0PX London (map)
Nearest train station: Barnes Bridge, 20 min journey from Waterloo
Sarah Myerscough Gallery is delighted to present Eleanor Lakelin‘s first UK solo show at the gallery in June 2021. To book your visit to the show click here.
“Antediluvian landscapes, lost worlds and buried cities. The opulent darkness of scorched growths, milky surfaces striated with sandy estuaries, flowing ripples of textured rustiness. Ostensibly abstract, Eleanor Lakelin’s vessel-shaped sculptures abound in metaphorical resonance. They speak to the hand and to the soul, conjuring sensory imaginings and visual narratives. They share an equal timelessness and sense of urgency.” – Dr. Melanie Vandenbrouck. Curator of Sculpture at the Victoria & Albert Museum.
The gallery will publish its inaugural exhibition catalogue this summer for Eleanor Lakelin’s highly anticipated solo exhibition, UnEarthed.
The catalogue includes an illuminating essay by Dr. Melanie Vandenbrouck, Curator of Sculpture at the Victoria & Albert Museum, UK, and an interview with Eleanor Lakelin and Sarah Myerscough that delves deep into the artist’s practice and inspirations. The catalogue offers a true insight into her studio at Cockpits Arts studio in Deptford, London, while exquisitely commissioned photographic images capture her new series of monumental column pieces and sculptural vessels created over the last two years in extraordinary detail and depth.
UnEarthed: Eleanor Lakelin – £15.00
Hand Stitched Catalogue 72 pages / Designed by Åbäke / Printed by Die Keure
Pre-order now to receive catalogue by 23rd June 2021
*Catalogue available worldwide. Price excludes shipping. Check website for more details.
Pre-Order the Catalogue HERE
The National Museum in Oslo Permanent Collection
The Column Series: Vessel I, 2021 by Eleanor Lakelin has been acquired by The National Museum in Oslo for their permanent collection. The piece will be on display during UnEarthed.
As a preview to Eleanor’s exhibition opening next month, we are excited to share our most recent Crafted Conversation recorded at her studio during Sarah’s last visit. They discuss the artist’s ambitious works in their final stages of making, her creative journey and the pleasure of working together. Click here to watch.
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