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Nick Smith – Parlance

Following two previous sell-out solo shows at Lawrence Alkin Gallery, conceptual artist Nick Smith returns with a brand new body of work.

Nick Smith Cara Delevingne Esquire Magazine 2016

Employing Smith’s signature ‘colour-chip’ methodology, Parlance reinterprets existing images of celebrities and iconic pop culture figures, giving them new life and meaning.

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Eine in the White House

When Samantha Cameron says that Eine is one of her favourite artists I wonder if she’s just a nostalgic was-to-be artist or simply a Champagne socialist . It’s been allover the news lately that since she couldn’t join the PM on his trip to US she bought couple of gifts for the Obamas’ one of which is Ben Eine’s Twenty First Century City canvas going for £2500. It’s been quite funny to see how some media exploited the situation by calling this an ‘eyebrow rising‘ ‘hoodie art‘ gift. Truly shocking. 

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Oh snap… Looks like the boys over at Graffoto are on point with this one and have a fresh interview with the big man Ben Eine. Peep it HERE. Cheers Nolions.