threaded stories

29 November 2013 - 25 January 2014
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce its winter exhibition, Threaded Stories, which will take place in both gallery spaces. The exhibition brings together the work of seven international artists who incorporate threaded material in their multidisciplinary practices: Tonico Lemos Auad, Mark Barrow, Geta Brătescu, Sheila Hicks, Ruth Laskey and Fred Sandback.

Presenting both historical and contemporary artists, ‘Threaded Stories' offers insight into dif...

tonico lemos auad

23 November 2012 - 26 January 2013
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce a solo exhibition of new works by Tonico Lemos Auad. Brazilian born and London-based, Auad's work is inspired by both his cultural heritage and by notions of chance, faith and superstition.

Following recent inclusion in the Folkestone Triennial, Além da Vanguarda Bienal Naïfs do Brasil and ‘House of Cards' at Waddesdon Manor, this will be the artist's second solo exhibition in the gallery. For this presentation, ...

tonico lemos auad - mouth, ears, eyes, just like us

13 March 2009 - 18 April 2009
Stephen Friedman Gallery is pleased to present new work by London-based Brazilian artist Tonico Lemos Auad, his first major presentation in the UK.

Auad's work is concerned with materiality, sensuality, process and the relationship between the audience and their environment. Using a wide range of materials, from the ephemeral and everyday to the precious and enduring, he disregards material value to create lyrical, often transient fo...