THE NIGHT GARDENER
Oil on Fabriano Paper
19 × 23cm
Guide Price: £1,700
Georg Wilson (b.1998) is a British painter. She received her BA in Art History at the University of Oxford (2020) and MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art (2022). Her work has been exhibited internationally including Berntson Bhattacharjee Gallery (London), Palazzo Monti (Italy) and Saatchi Gallery (UK), amongst others. She is a twice-recipient of the Elizabeth Greenshields award (2021-2), was shortlisted for the Ingram Prize (2022) and New Contemporaries (2023).Wilson’s practice is directed by the cyclical change of the seasons. Her paintings conjure strange stories, woven out of ancient and contemporary folkloric customs from across the calendar year, from equinox to equinox. By teasing this obscured knowledge into the present, her work seeks to enchant the viewer into a sense of curiosity about this land.
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