STEWART GOUGH
Stewart Gough‘s sculptures are assemblages of various mass-produced plastic objects
fixed together as though Lego bricks; Dinner plates and food containers are held
amongst pipe systems and machine parts, creating a distinct materially–merged–down
space for a positively ironic sculptural investigation.

Gough’s sculptures are temporary structures, referencing British Utopian Architecture
of the 1960’s, often implying an integrated mode of transport, appearing decamped in
operation as sculptural event.  Through a deliberate use of size, scale, form, and
graphical colour these works command phenomenal presence, and playfully slip
between the grounding utility of their constituent parts and fantastic flight through
sculptural and architectural ideology.

lives and works in London  

EDUCATION

2003-05         Goldsmiths College: MA Fine Art
2001-02         Goldsmiths College: Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Art
1996-99         Staffordshire University: BA (honors) Fine Art

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2007      The Mighty Quinn, New Sculpture by Stewart Gough, Gone Tomorrow Gallery, London, UK

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2008
       Fluid Foundations, The Wharf Road Project:(IF YOU CAN’T CLOSE THIS DOOR, DON’T
       OPEN IT), Fieldgate, London, UK
       Trace/s, Schwartz Gallery, London, UK
       Irregular Pulse (curated by James R. Ford), Ferriera Projects, London, UK
2007
        Durty Turkey, Gone Tomorrow Gallery, London, UK            
2006
       Bunny Incinerator, Gone Tomorrow Gallery, London, UK
       Houses in Motion (in collaboration with Tom Ormond), Fieldgate Gallery, London, UK
       Everydebris, St. Paul’s Artspace, London, UK
       George Polke Invites (in collaboration with Tom Ormond), George Polke, London, UK
       Inside/Outside, Project 133, London, UK
       Kamikaze Blossom, Fieldgate Gallery, London, UK
       Slider, Cell Project Space (off site), London, UK
       'Panpopticon', (curated by Juan Bolivar) Bearspace, London, UK
2005
       The Future Is Stupid, Songs for a Future Generation, MAMA Showroom, Rotterdam, NL.
       Gigolo, Trailer at Trafalgar Hilton, London, UK
       Hard Labour, Cell Project Space, London, UK
2004
      Яevolution, Trailer, London, UK
       
COLLECTIONS

Murderme - Damien Hirst (in collaboration with Tom Ormond), UK.
Private Collections, UK.
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