Vincent Hawkins (b. 1959) has exhibited extensively in Britain and internationally with solo shows in Chicago and Paris in recent years. Hawkins’ work has been included in group shows in the USA, Italy, France and the UK. He was shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2006), was a finalist in the John Moores Painting Prize (2012) and a Prize Winner in the 2006 John Moore’s 24. Hawkins also exhibited work in the Summer Exhibition at The Royal Academy of Arts, London in 2007 and 2008. Hawkins was included in the inaugural exhibition at Sid Motion Gallery in 2016, and had his first UK solo show at the gallery in May 2019. Most recently, Hawkins was selected to exhibit at PaintLounge / Sluice in late 2018.
Dafna Talmor is an artist and lecturer based in London whose photographs are included in the permanent collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Deutsche Bank, Hiscox collections and private collections internationally. Her work has been featured in numerous publications including The Financial Times, Camera Austria, ArtReview, Hotshoe, IMA, GUP, BJP, Photomonitor, to name only a few. Talmor is the recipient of the Breathing SPACE Bursary, Arts Council England Grants for the Arts Awards, Photofusion Select Bursary and the IV Daniela Chappard Biennale Photography Award. Talmor was commissioned by the FT Weekend Magazine for the Photo London 2018 supplement and showed work in the concurrent ‘My London’ group show in Peckham 24 curated by Emma Bowkett (May 2018). Talmor’s recent solo shows include Constructed Landscapes at TOBE Gallery (Budapest, 2018). Talmor was shortlisted for the MACK First Book Award 2018, which was displayed at Photo London 2018 at Somerset House, and the Unseen Dummy Award, displayed at Unseen Amsterdam 2018. Talmor will present a solo exhibition at Sid Motion Gallery in September 2019.
Morgan Wills’ (b. 1992) studied Painting at Wimbledon College of Art, graduating in 2014. His previous exhibitions include ’12 Conversations’, and ‘Play on Repeat’, Sid Motion Gallery, London, 2016 and 2018; ‘Sorry About Last Night’, The Washington, Sheffield; ‘Versions’, Benevolent Association of Excellent Solutions, London; ‘Bloomberg New Contemporaries’, 2015, ICA, London and Backlit Gallery, Nottingham; ‘MK Open’, MK gallery, Milton Keynes, and ‘Assembly’ at Triangle Gallery, London. Wills was shortlisted in 2014 for the HIX Award, shown at CnB Gallery, London, and has recently completed a three-month Studio Residency at Unit 1 Gallery, London. Wills work will be included in a group show ‘Hyper Mesh’, at Assembly Point which opens later in January. Wills will present a solo exhibition at Sid Motion Gallery in October 2019.
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Jennifer Louise Martin