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Jenny Saville

 (born 1970)
Jenny Saville is active/lives in England, United Kingdom.  Jenny Saville is known for human form painting and drawing, classical and abstraction.

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Jenny Saville


Following is an exhibition review from Gagosian Gallery of "Jenny Saville, Ancestors," May 3-July 20, 2018, published in The New York Times, June 7, 2018.

I’m trying to see if it’s possible to hold onto that moment of perception, or have several moments coexist... Like looking at a memory.?—Jenny Saville
??Gagosian is pleased to present “Ancestors,” new paintings by Jenny Saville.?? In her paintings and drawings, Saville transcends the boundaries of both classical figuration and modern abstraction in her depiction of the human form. Her work reveals a deep awareness, both intellectual and sensory, of how the body has been represented over time and across cultures—from fertility goddesses and antique and Hindu sculpture, to Re  ...  Displaying 750 of 4940 characters.



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About  Jenny Saville

Born:  1970 - Cambridge, England
Known for:  human form painting and drawing, classical and abstraction