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Three Things You Should Know About Matthew Chambers

Artsy Editorial
Oct 16, 2013 3:42PM

1. Matthew Chambers’s practice involves painting nearly every day, without his glasses. Narration, symbolism, and destruction are commonly found in his paintings.

2. When he is unhappy with a painting he tears it into strips and uses them for future works. Strips of canvas are often employed in his works; he calls these his “slash paintings.”

3. His works can be found in the Zabludowicz Collection, the Saatchi Collection, and the Tate Britain.

Find Chambers’s work in the TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art auction, 2013.

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