claire barclay - longing lasting

25 November 2015 - 30 January 2016
Stephen Friedman Gallery is pleased to present ‘Longing Lasting', an exhibition of new works by the preeminent Scottish artist Claire Barclay.

Pivoted on themes of continuity, need, and desire, the show combines interventionist sculpture and print works. Barclay's hybrid objects are centred on the physical and the psychological tensions that exist between contrasting elements. They are at once recognisable and foreign and act as a surreal reflecti...

claire barclay - flat peach

3 September 2010 - 2 October 2010
Private View Thursday 2 September 2010, 6 - 8pm.


Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce an exhibition of new work by British artist Claire Barclay. This is the artist's second solo exhibition at the gallery, and it coincides with her Bloomberg Commission ‘Shadow Spans' at the Whitechapel Gallery through 2 May 2011.

Barclay is one of her generation's foremost sculptors. Her practice explores formal and conceptual concerns through both large an...

claire barclay - silver gilt

20 October 2005 - 12 November 2005
Stephen Friedman Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of new works by British artist Claire Barclay.

In her work Barclay explores different craft and industrial processes, arranging objects in an intuitive and poetic way. Barclay assembles both common and precious materials into beautiful and menacing installations which often leave the viewer with a heightened sense of awareness.

Sewn leather, hand- printed fabric, machined metal and porcelain...