Sean Scully
Irish, born 1945
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High auction record
$2m, Sotheby's, 2017
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Selected exhibitions
2018
Sean Scully: Landline,
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
The First Solo exhibition in Hong Kong-Sean Scully: Standing on the Edge of the World,
Hong Kong Arts Centre
2015
Surface Tension,
The FLAG Art Foundation

Demonstrating an unwavering commitment to abstraction, Sean Scully’s paintings and works on paper combine an underlying geometric structure with soft edges and uneven application of pigment. Scully’s compositions often employ stripes, grids, and dark, earthy tones, as seen in early watercolors where Scully allowed the …

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