Vincent Hawkins, Beyond the walls of one’s own making
3 Nov – 16 Dec 2023
Sid Motion Gallery, 24a Penarth Centre, Hatcham Road, London SE15 1TR

Spanning the breadth of Hawkins’ practice, the exhibition will include oil paintings on canvas, acrylic paintings on board, watercolour works on paper and folded sculptural paper installations.

Vincent Hawkins (b.1959, UK) lives and works London. He has exhibited extensively in Britain and internationally with solo shows in Chicago and Paris in recent years. Recent solo exhibitions include, ‘Planet and Satellites’, L’ahah, Paris, France, 2023, ‘Art in The Chapels’, 31st Edition, Chapel of St Tugdual-Pontivy, Brittany France, 2022, ‘Like Landing A Comet’, Sid Motion Gallery, London, UK, 2021, ‘Growing a Soul’, L’AHAH Paris, France, 2019. 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. Hawkins was selected to exhibit at PaintLounge / Sluice in late 2018. In the summer of 2022, Hawkins exhibited in St Tugdual chapel in Brittany, France, for The Festival of Art in Chapels, and in the group exhibition ‘Thought Forms’ at PS Mirabel, Manchester.