Benjamin Bridges

Printed

Catalogue accompanying the 'Drawing from Here & There' exhibition. Organised and published by Elysium Gallery

Catalogue accompanying the 'Drawing from Here & There' exhibition. Organised and published by Elysium Gallery

Review of the 'Chinese Whispers' exhibition at Nasty Alice Gallery in Overuit

Review of the 'Chinese Whispers' exhibition at Nasty Alice Gallery in Overuit

The Threadneedle Prize for Painting and Sculpture 2013 Exhibiton Catalogue

The Threadneedle Prize for Painting and Sculpture 2013 Exhibiton Catalogue

Article in De Kring, Issue 4 July/August 2013

Article in De Kring, Issue 4 July/August 2013

Digital

BENJAMIN BRIDGES: PYTHAGORAS ADRIFT @ DALLA ROSA GALLERY. 14 March - 12 April 2014
CROSS SECTION/02: BENJAMIN BRIDGES & CATRIN MORGAN @ DALLA ROSA GALLERY. 30 November - 22 December 2012

Writing

garagelandmagazine.blogspot.co.uk 12/03/15Article 'Salt Licked Gummy Bears' by Benjamin Bridges

On a Saturday when I was a wee lad my parents would take us to the sweet shop behind our house...

garagelandmagazine.blogspot.co.uk 24/10/14 Article 'Miscommunication' by Benjamin Bridges

I am not convinced of the ability of any painting to communicate the complex intent of the maker/artist...

garagelandmagazine.blogspot.co.uk 4/3/14 Article ‘4 Makers, 1 Day’ by Benjamin Bridges

There is so little time. There is so much I want to do each day. Recently I met up with four people involved in some interesting projects …

 

Interviews and Reviews

artmaplondon.com  15/01/15 Interview with Shona MacPherson

I caught up with Benjamin Bridges before the group exhibition ‘Cross Section 03’ opened at Dalla Rosa Gallery on the 15th of January....

 

thepositive.com Review by Veronica Giordano

In the occasion of the Hammersmith and Fulham Arts Festival (8-15 of June 2014) opens the doors at the Kelmscott House in Hammersmith...

 

terrygreenepainting.wordpress.com 27/3/14 Interview

I paint in oils, even the small sculpture that i make are painted in oils. It has become a very intuitive medium for me. I love to collect colours…

 

articulatedartists.blogspot.co.uk & painters-table.com 11/3/14 Interview by Alli Sharma

These are a set of paintings where I found a new staining process. I’ve been making up canvases ready for paintings and I’m going to stain them ...

 

encountersproject.tumblr.com Artist Profile

Benjamin Bridges painting practice draws from personal interests and exploration of the unknown, uncharted territories. Bridges paintings reference ...

 

apollo-magazine.com 20/1/14 Review by Crystal Bennes 

I’ve come to really look forward to the opening night of the London Art Fair. It’s the first big art-world event after Christmas, and by now the novelty …

 

blog.artfetch.com 20/1/14 Review by Charlie Levine

Charlie Levine goes to the London Art Fair and finds herself surrounded by holograms – as well as some stand out painting…

 

complex.com 16/1/14 Review by Leigh Silver 

Titled ‘Know/Where’, this year’s project by dalla Rosa Gallery showcases three artists who build locations that feel solid – almost tangible – without being…

 

garagelandmagazine.blogspot.co.uk 15/1/14 Review by Corina Spencer 

Dalla Rosa are presenting a delightfully cohesive collection of works by artists who all have a beautiful delicacy within their work …

 

harpersbazaar.co.uk 10/1/14 Review by Zoe Dickens 

Benjamin Bridges’ paintings present a familiar environment interrupted by mysterious objects whose purpose and origin are unknown…

 

thepositive.com Review by Veronica Giordano 

If the 25th edition of the London Art Fair in 2013 proclaimed London as the capital of the art market worldwide …

 

desartsuk.com 7/1/14 Interview by DesArts 

Who or what influenced you to become an artist? I had good art teachers at school, and I realised I don’t have the temperament to wor …

 

wanafoto.com 13/12/13 Review

London Art Fair welcomes galleries from across the UK and overseas, exhibiting work by artists from the early 20th century to the present day…

 

ultravie.co.uk 4/12/13 Review by Tina Baraga

One of the biggest fairs of the year, the London Art Fair returns in January 2014 for its 26th edition. Taking place from the 15 -19 January at the …

 

candlestar.co.uk Artist Profile

Benjamin was born in Leeds in 1985. He completed his BA in painting at Wimbledon College of Art in 2010.

 

garagelandmagazine.blogspot.co.uk 29/12/12 Review by Corinna Spencer 

When I was little, travelling in a car along the motorway with my Dad at the wheel, I would often see tractor tyres painted white and partly submerged in…

 

theartcircus.com Review

Bridges would call himself a landscape painter but admits that sometimes he will omit the land element

 

weekendnotes.co.uk Review by Bryony Harrison

The GX Gallery’s two newest artists, Eleanor Watson and Benjamin Bridges, are sharing a joint exhibition of their work between 11th-28th February.

 

creativereview.co.uk 22/6/10 Review by Mark Sinclair 

At Wimbledon College of Art’s degree show, I had a look around the Painting exhibition. Strange imagery abounds …