Lucy Skaer

born 1977

Lucy Skaer, ‘Zero Table’ 2008
Zero Table 2008
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Lucy Skaer (born 1975) is a contemporary and internationally exhibiting Scottish artist born in Cambridge. She currently lives and works in Glasgow and London. Skaer has exhibited sculptures, films, paintings, and drawings internationally. She is a member of the Henry VIII’s Wives artist collective, and has exhibited a number of works with the group.

Lucy Skaer studied Fine Art at the Glasgow School of Art from 1993 to 1997, graduating with a BA with Honors.

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Lucy Skaer:Turner Prize 2009

Skaer makes drawings, sculptures and films often taking found photographic sources as their starting point


Lucy Skaer - Turner Prize 2009

Skaer makes drawings, sculptures and films which often take found photographic sources as their starting point.


Tate Etc

More to meet the eye: Contemporary drawings at Tate

Katharine Stout

Until the 1960s it was seen as a secondary act in the process of art making. Now a new generation ...

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Artists, art, the media and the public: Turner Prize

Enrico David , Roger Hiorns , Lucy Skaer , Richard Wright and Darian Leader

Each year the Turner Prize generates media coverage which gives only a fleeting idea of the practice of the artists ...

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Turner Prize 2009 shortlist announced

28 Apr 2009
Turner Prize 2009 shortlist announced: Press related to past Turner Prize exhibition.
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The transcendence of the image: Leonora Carrington

Lucy Skaer

A visit to the Tate not only prompts a journey to track down the Surrealist painter Leonora Carringotn at her ...

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