Helen Marten, Tenderly, 2017, Photo: Mareike Tocha
Screen print on embossed paper, dried flowers
42 x 29.6 cm
30 + 10 AP, signed
Framed: 730 EUR
Helen Marten’s two and three-dimensional collages often incorporate screen-printed imagery, found objects and handcrafted elements. These works combine appropriated illustrations with pressed flowers and other ‘sculptural’ details in a series of hand-finished prints.
Helen Marten (b. 1985, Macclesfield) has held solo exhibitions at the Serpentine Gallery, London (2016); Fridericianum, Kassel (2014); Chisenhale Gallery, London; Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich (2012) and at the Park Night Projects at Serpentine Gallery, London (2011). Her work has also presented within the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015. Marten’s work is held in several major collections including the Arts Council Collection, London; Tate, London; Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo and Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. She was awarded the Turner Prize and the Hepworth Prize for Sculpture in 2016. She lives and works in London.