Phillips Presents Sweet Jane in Fields of Daisies: A Distinctive On the web Selling Exhibition Celebrating Emerging Woman Artists
Curated by Joan Tucker
Are living on Phillips.com from 7 September – 28 September 2021
NEW YORK/HONG KONG/LONDON –7 SEPTEMBER 2021 – Phillips is happy to present a exceptional virtual multi-artist providing exhibition, Sweet Jane in Fields of Daisies, focused to an interesting team of culturally numerous woman artists whose functions serve as visual commentary on 21st century culture. Thoughtfully curated by Joan Tucker, the exhibition functions 19 artists and will be live 7 September – 28 September on Phillips.com.
The inspiration for the intriguing title will come from the legendary tune by Velvet Underground, Sweet Jane, and a operate by poet and artist John Giorno. The spark to blend the two into a distinctive metaphoric title, Sweet Jane in Fields of Daisies, came following listening to artist Lucia Like discuss about her operates and her practice in a reside job interview. Love constructs placing portraits and scenes from a symbolic planet of ambiguity and humor. These scenes are coded with political symbolism and feminist ethics to touch on our present fact. Lucia Love’s painting, Gigantic, illustrated above, will be showcased in the exhibition.
The 19 is effective in the exhibition explore themes these kinds of as own working experience, identity, gender and cultural histories.The idea behind Lucia Love’s work Gigantic was to depict an easy strength that relates to collective prospective, and also to take a look at how that benefit is falsely tied to an idealized masculinity regardless of author. Artist Hiejin Yoo takes inspiration from each day observations as recorded in her diary. Mundane gatherings grow to be large, semi-figurative oil paintings on canvas. The abstracted planes of color and the richly layered marks evoke the subjectivity of a woman’s intricate interior everyday living. Her paintings give kind and condition to the entire assortment of her private emotions, acting as intimate journals and meditations on self-discovery. An critical figure in the Spanish feminist art scene, Ángeles Agrela’s portraits of females are characterised by masses of cascading hair that often hides the subject’s face. Increasing concerns of natural beauty, artifice, and erasure, they are a distinctly woman depiction of the female in present-day society. Technicolour tresses in dazzling blue, pink or russet red tones are braided into ‘veils,’ contacting back again to the symbolic significance of hair for ladies across numerous cultures. Ania Hobson is unafraid to capture the specifics of present-day British everyday living, hardly ever shying away from the realness of the persons and sites she sees about her, proper down to the yellow lacing in a pair of Doc Marten boots. Laid back again and immediate, her operate is stamped with the signs of the periods, articulating a publish-modern day mood by her deft and own translation of classical oil painting approaches. Her ode to Millennial womenhood, ‘A Portrait of Two Feminine Painters’ won her the prestigious Young Artist Award at London’s Nationwide Portrait Gallery in 2018.
Jonathan Crockett, Chairman, Asia, Phillips, claimed, “To continue Phillips’ important new developments in the electronic house, and to further more our legacy as a bellwether of emerging expertise, we are very pleased to carry this just one-of-a-kind virtual selling exhibition to art enthusiasts all about the world. The feminine artists represented in the exhibition are some of the modern day artwork worlds’ rising stars on the cusp of major global visibility and prominence. Their many unfolding stories give our audience diverse and considered-provoking ordeals, highlighting shared societal themes in up to date daily life. We seem ahead to sharing these will work with our global community of collectors and art lovers on Phillips.com.”
PHILLIPS X is a dynamic exhibition platform at the forefront of present-day artwork, style, and society. By means of ongoing curated programming and immersive exhibitions, coupled with top-quality private revenue, PHILLIPS X goes previously mentioned and further than to spotlight the operate of notable artists and innovators of the 20th and 21st hundreds of years.
Highlighted images are operates by Lucia Love (leading), Samantha Rosenwald, Elana Bowsher, Emma Webster, Inka Eissenhigh, Jocelyn Hobbie and Brittney Leeanne Williams, illustrated down below. For a lot more exhibited works, please go to Phillips.com.
A complete checklist of artists integrated in the sale is as follows:
Brittney Leeanne Williams
About the Curator:
Collector and advisor Joan Tucker, initially from Los Angeles, is now dependent in Hong Kong and Berlin. She is an expert in blue-chip present-day and emerging art and has an extraordinary personal assortment consisting of equally. Joan rose via various positions in the art earth and is now an active champion of rising expertise. Her aid and nurturing assists lots of up and coming artists to increase. She holds a BFA and a regulation diploma. Observe her on Instagram @tuckerjoan
The illustrations or photos highlighted in this release are obtainable to obtain listed here, with good accreditation. For any further visuals, please achieve out to Phillips’ Push staff.
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ABOUT PHILLIPS X
PHILLIPS X is a dynamic exhibition platform at the forefront of contemporary art, style and society. Through ongoing curated programming and immersive exhibitions, coupled with top-quality private gross sales, PHILLIPS X goes higher than and beyond to highlight the function of notable artists and innovators of the 20th and 21st generations.
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