Join us for Claire Luxton’s Botanica, 31st October
Join us for Claire Luxton’s BOTANICA, Thursday 31st October, 6:30-9:30pm
Luxton describes her collection as sculptural floral narratives, uniquely combining flowers, water, ink and resin to create meticulously composed ecosystems as if seen through a microscopic lens. Luxton further heightens the senses, by hand-embellishing the images with diamond dust and resin, to create an intricate an enchanting collection.
About the Artist
Claire is a multi-faceted artist and writer, primarily working with photography, installation, video and poetry. Selling her art internationally, she has collaborated with a variety of different brands form Adobe and Birmingham Royal Ballet, to Sipsmith Gin and London florists McQueens. Luxton effortlessly combines timeless portraiture with, paint, animals, botanicals, nature and fantasy. Carving out her unique style, Luxton deconstructs ideas of form and femininity, exploring vulnerability within nature, and the duality of fragility and strength. She describes her collection of self-portraits as sculptural floral narratives, uniquely combining flowers, water, ink and resin to create meticulously composed ecosystems as if seen through a microscopic lens. @claireluxton
We will be also be exhibiting the artist’s site-specific augmented reality artwork on the front door of the building. There will be drinks and cocktails served by Chivas whisky, and a makeup artist decorating guests with miniature floral artworks inspired by the work.
The exhibition will be open 1st – 14th November, Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm by appointment only
Studio 7, 1a Old Nichol Street, Shoreditch, E2 7HR