Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Des Lawrence

Christopher Wray (study)

Top Pick

Sacha Craddock

Year 2017
Medium Colour pencil on gouache on paper
Dimensions 29.7 x 21.0 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Des Lawrence:

Des Lawrence (b.1970, UK) lives and works in London. Studied at Glasgow School of Art, and Goldsmiths College, London. Lawrence’s practice includes painting, drawing, text, and installation.  The principal theme of his work is derived from current newspaper obituaries. The artworks are tributes and memorials to the recently deceased. He was awarded the Abbey Scholarship at the British School in Rome (2005). Select exhibitions include Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); and To Hope, to Tremble, to Live, Hepworth Wakefield (2013).