Painting for a Parking Attendant

2007, 30 × 40 cm, painting on canvas, handmade frame

Painting for a Parking Attendant
Painting for a Parking Attendant
Painting for a Parking Attendant
Painting for a Parking Attendant
Painting for a Parking Attendant
Commentary

Hand painted sign, exhibited in a parking attendants office from 2007–2008. Following a storm which destroyed the office, the painting and the attendant disappeared. A photo-realistic reproduction was later produced from surviving documentation.

exhibitions

,,Sammelbände’’, 2008, East Street Arts Patrick Studios, Leeds, UK. Leeds University’s Parking Attendant’s office, 2007–2008, Leeds, UK. Untitled group exhibition, 2007, Fine Art Gallery, Leeds Metropolitan University, curated by Harry Meadley

Alex Farrar
Born 1986 in Leeds, United Kingdom
NEWS
☞ 7.9.18 – 7.10.18, ‘being as becoming: liberating-art and/or liberating art’ at Onomatopee, Eindhoven, curated by Freek Lomme
☞ 10.5.18 – 27.6.18, ‘British Summer Time (BST)’ group exhibition at Copperfield Gallery, London
☞ 20.4.18, 10am – 6pm, I will be speaking at ‘Distributed’, a publishing symposium about the act of distribution, organised by David Blamey (Open Editions) and Joshua Trees (Books from the Future) in Lecture Theatre 1, Royal College of Art, London
☞ 29.3.18 – 2.4.18 Unfair at Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
☝︎ 1.5.17 – 1.5.19 For two years my work is generously supported by a grant for established artists from the amazing Mondriaan Fund (Netherlands)
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