- About the work
About the artist
A hugely influential figure in the art world, Michael Craig-Martin was born in Dublin, grew up in the United States, and has lived in Britain since 1966. A major retrospective of his work was held at the Whitechapel Art Gallery in 1989. His exhibitions have included large-scale wall drawings in the Museum of Modern Art in New York and wall paintings at the Centre Pompidou in Paris. He is widely acknowledged for his influence as a teacher at Goldsmiths’ College in London, where he has taught since the early 1970s and where Young British Artists’ Damien Hirst and Sarah Lucas number among his former pupils. Craig-Martin is Professor Emeritus of Fine Art at Goldsmiths; has been a Trustee of the Tate since1989, and was made a CBE in 2001.
- height: 65.70 cm, width: 100.80 cm
- Purchased from Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust (in aid of The Children's Hospital, Oxford), April 2010
- below image bl: 39/40 ; below image br: Michael Craig-Martin 2010
- Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust in aid of The Children's Hospital, Oxford
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