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Cerith Wyn Evans

Cerith Wyn Evans was born in 1958 in Llanelli, Wales and now lives and works in London.

Recent solo exhibitions include the Museo Tamayo (2018), Tate Britain Commission (2017),  Museion Bolzano (2015) and Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London (2014). He has also participated in the Venice Biennale (2017, 2010, 2003), Skulptur Projekte Münster (2017), Moscow Biennial (2011), Aichi Triennale (2010), Yokohama Triennale (2008) and Istanbul Biennial (2005). He studied at Central St Martin’s School of Art and Design and the Royal College of Art in London.

‘I’m delighted at the opportunity to engage with the architecture of The Hepworth. It’s refreshing in its acknowledgement that the vicissitudes of light and time are intrinsic to the appreciation of sculpture and plastic form that for all too long has merely been considered 3-Dimensional.’

Cerith Wyn Evans, Museo Rufino Tamayo, México City, 2018. © Cerith Wyn Evans. Photo © Agustín Garza Courtesy White Cube
Cerith Wyn Evans, Forms in Space ... by Light (in Time), Tate Britain, 2017 © Cerith Wyn Evans. Photo © Joe Humphreys, courtesy Tate Photography

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The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture

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