Drawing Biennial 2015

Exhibition: 5 March – 30 April · Auction: 16 April 10am – 30 April 9pm


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Leo Fitzmaurice

Simply a Matter of Communication

Year 2015
Medium Abraded flyer and lubricant
Dimensions 30 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Thu 16 April, 2015 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Thu 30 April, 2015 at 9:00pm

Leo Fitzmaurice:

About the artist:
Leo Fitzmaurice (b. Shropshire, 1963) lives and works in Merseyside. He studied painting at Leicester Polytechnic, Liverpool Polytechnic and Manchester Metropolitan University. Fitzmaurice’s work has been exhibited widely in shows such as Good Riddance at MOT, London (2007), the international sculpture show Blickachsen 6 in Germany (2007); Undone at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds (2010);  Cosmos Levels, The Sunday Painter, London (2010), Futbol: The Beautiful Game, LACMA, Los Angeles (2014). During this period, Fitzmaurice developed the long-term project Post Match which was launched in 2009 with a publication by art agency Locus+. It was later shown at Gallery So in London. In 2008, Fitzmaurice was commissioned by Harewood House in Leeds to make a permanent sculpture. The artist was shortlisted for the Northern Art Prize in 2011, presented at Leeds Art Gallery, winning the prize for his presentation of a slide-show of photographs and an arrangement of 13 landscape paintings from the gallery's collection. Leo Fitzmaurice’s work is featured in: The Arts Council Collection of England, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Manchester Art Gallery, The Royal London Hospital, and Locus+ Archive. Fitzmaurice is represented by The Sunday Painter, London.

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