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Lucie Bennett

Red Silk Knickers, 2012


56(w) x 57(h) cm
22.05(w) x 22.44(h) inches
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Archival print on Hahnemuhle 310 gsm paper
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Lucie Bennett Biography

Lucie Bennett’s work presents potent images of women in varying guises - as haunting sirens, alluring pin-ups and supernatural nymphs - but plays absorbing games with the viewer’s preconceptions of these deceptively familiar archetypes. Bennett’s images are sometimes confrontational, directly challenging the viewer. At other times, her women are elusive, oblivious to the viewer’s gaze, seemingly existing in an other-worldly space beyond the surface of the paint.

After a while out of the limelight, in autumn 2011 Bennett showed her new body of work in a solo show at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London. Having always focused on the female form, she takes these new works one step further and looks beyond the surface to the organic forms of the body's interior, using botanical references to merge images of plant and human anatomy. Eyestorm have four screenprints from this series available.

Bennett gained a BA from Manchester Metropolitan University in Interactive Arts, graduating in 1997. She also studied at L’Ecole Regionale des Beaux-Arts de Nantes in France. Solo shows have been at Drella Gallery (2009), Opus Gallery (2006), Eyestorm Gallery (2005), The Gallery on Cork Street (2004), and at Space Gallery (2003). Spring 2009 saw her exhibiting at the prestigious Armory Fair in New York for the third year running. Bennett has also featured in a number of group exhibitions including RCA Secrets at The Royal College of Art, Bob’s Your Uncle at Eyestorm Gallery, New York and Girls In Space at Space Gallery, London.

Bennett’s work is shown regularly at art fairs. A large painting of hers is on permanent display in the Press Room at Soho’s prestigeous private members club Groucho, she has been specially commissioned to produce work for Selfridges and House Of Fraser, and is proud to have auctioned work on behalf of the Terrence Higgins Trust, The British Red Cross and The ME Support Group. Bennett’s work was also featured in the first UK series of BBC2’s hit TV show The Apprentice. A team of the contestants were tasked with selling as much of her work as possible during a two hour private view, competing with the other team, who were selling the work of artists Rob and Nick Carter.


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OTHER WORKS BY THIS ARTIST
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
Lucie Bennett - Red Silk Knickers
 

Tahiti Nighttime

Red Silk Knickers

In the Plane Tree

Kuniyoshi

Orange Blossom

Silver Jungle

 
NEWS ARTICLES
ABOUT THIS ARTIST
November 7th 2014
Lucie Bennett’s most recent limited editions see her delve into new territories as she creates two sleek and immaculately finished works made solely from laser cut acrylic. Angie talks more about the work below.
March 27th 2013
When works of art sell in charity auctions they often go for a bit higher than the price they would normally sell for due to the fact that the buyer is also donating to a good cause and the events are often a little more ‘relaxed’ should we say (i.
January 7th 2015
Lucie Bennett has created a neon piece for ‘Lights On! Streatham’, a project set up to promote local businesses along South London’s Streatham High Road - often referred to as ‘the longest high street in Europe.
March 28th 2014
Lucie Bennett’s most recent works are a series of small-scale collages, which we’re offering for the first time today. Angie talks about the work below.
RECENT NEWS ARTICLES
January 24th 2015
It’s not often we take new artists on at Eyestorm, so it’s always exciting for me to present and talk about work for the first time. When I first saw Turkish artist and designer Mehmet Gözetlik’s new series of photographic prints, titled ‘Chinatown’, one of the first things that struck me was how they created such a strong visual narrative, which I found extremely appealing.
January 21st 2015
After a busy 2014 we’ve been updating our inventory, and in the process can confirm we have only one print remaining of some fantastic pieces. Whether its new edition on the brink of selling out, a piece that may have been hiding away, or something that has recently become available again, the lots in our January auction form an impressive collection of limited editions by names such as Jeff Koons, Peter Blake, Mick Rock and Gavin Turk as well as popular favourites including Jacky Tsai, Lucie Bennett and Henrik Simonsen.
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