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

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Tania Kovats

Skin

Year 2017
Medium Wax, graphite, shed snake skin on paper
Dimensions 29.7 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm
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Tania Kovats:

Tania Kovats (b. 1966, London) lives and works in Devon. Graduated from Royal College of Art (1990); and Newcastle Polytechinic (1988). Awards include the Barclaus Young Artist Award Serpentine Gallery, London (1991). Select solo exhibitions include Evaporation, Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester (2015-16); Watermark, Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London (2015); Oceans, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2014); LOG, Bath Spa College of Art and Design, Bath (2011); Small Finds, Salisbury Museum, Salisbury (2010); Tania Kovats, Catch This, Arts Council of Great Britain project space, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield (2008). Select group exhibitions include Land, Sea and Air, New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall (2016); Periodic Tales: The Art of the Elements, Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park, Compton Verney (2015); One and All, Somerset House, London (2015); VITA VITALE, Palazzo Grassi, Venice Biennale, Venice (2015); Galapagos, Blue Coat, Liverpool and touring (2012); and Pertaining to Things Natural, Chelsea Physic Garden, London (2012). Her works are held in public and private collections including the Arts Council, London; The British Council, London; The United Kingdom Government Art Collection; and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.