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Beers London is thrilled to present In Search of the Sublime, the second solo exhibition by British artist Peter Matthews.

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The artist will present a new series of drawings and video works that illustrate the artist's unique and very physical process of art-making in which he abandons himself for prolonged periods of time in the wilderness.

Over an intense period of time lasting several months between 2015 and 2016, Matthew journeyed through a series of physical outings in which he literally abandons himself …

The artist will present a new series of drawings and video works that illustrate the artist's unique and very physical process of art-making in which he abandons himself for prolonged periods of time in the wilderness.

Over an intense period of time lasting several months between 2015 and 2016, Matthew journeyed through a series of physical outings in which he literally abandons himself within the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Taiwan. Throughout repeatedly exposing himself to these gruelling, physically demanding and unpredictable periods, Matthews begins to create his work - risking …