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Unit London presents the first major solo exhibition of London-based artist, Will Martyr. Opening this summer, Wanderlust presents twenty new large-scale paintings from the artist’s most recent body of work. Questioning how today’s mass-consumption of imagery affects our perceptio

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Unit London presents the first major solo exhibition of London-based artist, Will Martyr. Opening this summer, Wanderlust presents twenty new large-scale paintings from the artist’s most recent body of work. Questioning how today’s mass-consumption of imagery affects our perception of reality and notion of personal experience and memory, Martyr’s paintings transport us into an alienated …

Unit London presents the first major solo exhibition of London-based artist, Will Martyr. Opening this summer, Wanderlust presents twenty new large-scale paintings from the artist’s most recent body of work. Questioning how today’s mass-consumption of imagery affects our perception of reality and notion of personal experience and memory, Martyr’s paintings transport us into an alienated dreamworld of utopian promise.

At once recalling Bauhaus, Surrealism, Futurism, David Hockney, Pop Art and Russian Intourist posters of the 1930s, Martyr’s paintings present hyperreal depictions of infinity …