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REBUILDING THE BUILT XII [Selected for the SUMMER EXHIBITION at the ROYAL ACADEMY, LONDON. 13th June-20th August 2017 Print

Sumi Perera RE

United Kingdom

Printmaking, Aquatint on Other

Size: 19.3 W x 17.3 H x 0 D in

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About The Artwork

A reflection on the need of the super-rich to build subterranean extensions, that are not granted permission to build overground due to local council planning restrictions, and the disastrous consequences with much loss of quality of life to the surrounding inhabitants. #GrenfellTower #ShelterForAll This is a variation on the theme of a series of architectural prints inspired by a visit to the Architecture Biennale in Venice in 2016, which developed as preparation for a Guest Artist Fellowship, 6 week residency & solo show in Venice in 2017 Selected Exhibition Venues that Rebuilding The Built XII-have been shown at: -BATH CONTEMPORARY ARTS Launched at a solo show in February 2017. -LONDON ORIGINAL PRINT FAIR May 2017. -THE SUMMER EXHIBITION at the Royal Academy from June-August 2017 -The DIALOGUE in YINCHUAN, Museum of Contemporary Art, Yinchuan, China. August- 18th September-18th October 2017 -IXth ENGRAVING Exhibition in Cremona: Santa Maria Della Pieta. Cremona Italy September-October 2017. -3rd GLOBAL PRINT. Duoro, Portugal. August- September 2017 -9th INTERNATIONAL PRINT BIENNIAL OF DUORO. Portugal August- October 2018 -RE at FOR ARTS SAKE, Ealing, London May 2017. -PAPER CONTEMPORARY Art Fair in Sydney, Australia 7-10th September 2017 -Shortlisted for the NATIONAL OPEN ART 2017 UK -DRAW 17. Menier Gallery, London 2nd-14th October 2017 -PRINT CITY. Morley Gallery, London. 31st October-11th November 2017 -CONTEMPORARY PRINT 2018. 02 Gallery, Print Austin. USA 20th January-17th February 2018

Details & Dimensions

Printmaking:Aquatint on Other

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:19.3 W x 17.3 H x 0 D in

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The London Group Member Senior Fellow of the Royal Society Of Painter-Printmakers; Fellow of the Society of Designer Craftsmen; Member of the Society of Graphic Fine Arts; Member of Prism Print International; Member of the 62 Group; Former Lecturer, MA Printmaking, Middlesex University, London 2016; Taught a Course on Paper Manipulation & 3D Assemblage-Royal Academy, London 2018; Keynote Speaker-RELAXING THE LINE-Innovations in Printmaking. Royal Overseas League, London. Speaker-MULTI MATRIX Symposium, Belfast '19 Keynote Speaker-PAGES: The International Contemporary Artist Book Event, Leeds. UK; Artist Residency-Yinchuan CHINA '19 Guest Artist Fellowship 6week Residency/Solo Show-VENICE: Saxa Loquuntor-Stone Lithography Residency. Pierre Press, Toulouse, FRANCE 6-20th May '17 Teaching Residency-CAFA Beijing CHINA '07 Artist-in-Residence National OpenArt Competition '16 Overall Best in Show Prize-DRAW 16 [Strathmore Fine Artist Paper Bursary] PUBLIC COLLECTIONS "¢ Tate Britain [9 works] "¢ Victoria & Albert Museum [12 works] "¢ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford [2 works] ¢ British Museum ¢ Royal Collection of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II "¢ Yale Centre for British Art, USA [2 works] "¢ Sakima Art Museum, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan "¢ British Library, London, UK "¢ Guanlan Museum, China "¢ Grafisk vaerksted-Naestved, Denmark "¢ Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Permanent Art Collection. Alexandria, Egypt "¢ Southern Cross University Artist Book Collection, NSW, Australia "¢ CFPR (Centre for Fine Print Reserach) Collection,University of West England, Bristol. UK "¢ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Kansas, USA "¢ Centre for Artist Books, Visual Research Centre, DCA, Dundee "¢ ULUS Print Triennial Collection, Belgrade, Serbia "¢ PrintROOM - Rotterdam "¢ Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery "¢ Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts, London "¢ DFWEA Collection, Satu Mare, Romania "¢ Manchester Metropolitan University Special Collection "¢ Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK "¢ Scarborough Print Archive, UK "¢ Iraq National Library, Baghdad "¢ Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, R.O.C.

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