4th – 9th May 2009
James Hawkins will be exhibiting new paintings at the SW1 Gallery during the first week in May. This is his first major exhibition in London for six years; several of his short videos exploring abstract details of nature will also be shown.
The exhibition will feature Hawkins’ work based on the wild and beautiful landscape of the Northwest coast of Scotland with a special emphasis on Knoydart. It is ten years since the formation of the Knoydart Foundation and their Community buyout; the exhibition, part of which will later travel to the Knoydart peninsular, features in the Foundation’s yearlong festivities.
The John Muir Trust who helped finance the Knoydart project and work to protect wilderness areas in Scotland are also supporting the exhibition with a talk by their outgoing...