Vhils completed this piece for Lazarides' 'Hell's Half Acre' show
in tunnels underneath Waterloo Station.
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image by Ianvisits
A superb show at Lazarides' temporary Beverly Hills home; bringing Vhils, JR, Conor Harrington & Antony Micallef is something no other gallery could do. The pairing of Vhils & JR is particularly strong - their styles work really well together. I was particularly impressed with Vhils' work - both the etched walls and the layered-resin pieces - he's just so good.
These pieces are hard to appreciate in photos; Vhils adds a layer of resin over many layers of paint & torn paper. The result is a fascinating depth, like the image is suspended in glass. This is the edge of one:
Click through the galleries for more:
Some gallery & setup shots:
note: I did not get any good images of Antony Micallef's work, but it's worth seeking out online.
The show runs until June 27th - details here
See more work by Vhils
, by Conor Harrington
and by JR
The newest, and largest Invader in London to date, this is known as LDN119. Invader is taking part in the Grifters show at Lazarides
See more Invader here
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