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Carl Sexton

Carl Sexton

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Carl Sexton works on multiple scales using paint pens, brushes and sponges to build images out of dense clusters of marks. His work embraces pattern and alongside his larger paintings, Carl creates an abstract language out of endless lists of words which are meticulously cut, edited and collaged to create large complex drawings.

Carl was has completed a Silver grade from Arts Award. See Carl’s blog of his Arts Award

In 2023 Carl’s family were featured in the film KIN, directed by Tim Corrigan and Esther Springett. KIN has been submitted to international film festivals.

Buy work by Carl Sexton here at Untitled Gallery.

Exhibitions & Residencies

Premier Inn Collection, Premier Inn’s London office, Holborn, 2018 – 2020

Coastal Currents, Project Art Works, 2018

Coastal Currents, Project Art Works, 2019

I Hear You, Mikhail Karikas, De La Warr Pavilion, September 2019 – January 2020

Ignition, Hastings Contemporary, March – May 2021

Turner Prize 2021 Exhibition, Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry, September – January 2022

documenta fifteen, Germany, 2022

Coastal Currents, Project Art Works studio, Hastings, 2022

Carl Sexton at Untitled Gallery, Hastings, October- December 2022

Watch the video of Carl’s mother Doreen talking about Carl’s works at Project Art Works

Carl Sexton is featured at the following exhibitions

Carl Sexton takes part in the following projects