Image: Eric Bainbridge,The Embarrassment of Jimmy The Nail, 2014, Mixed fur fabric, plaster, timber and steel, 316 x 148 x 160 cm (124 3/8 x 58 1/4 x 63 in) courtesy of the artist and Workplace Gallery.
Workplace Gallery at Frieze Art Fair London
Stand H10 Main Section
15th - 18th October 2014
Regents Park, London
Eric Bainbridge was born in Consett, County Durham, UK in 1955. He completed a Masters in Sculpture at the Royal College of Art, London in 1981. Bainbridge has exhibited in important group exhibitions throughout his career such as Material Culture at the Hayward Gallery, London, British Art of the 80's and 90's at IMMA in Dublin, and recently in Modern British Sculpture at the Royal Academy, London. Solo exhibitions include View Points The Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, Eric Bainbridge at The ICA Boston, Style, Space, Elegance at The Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Forward Thinking at MIMA, Middlesbrough, and Steel Sculptures at Camden Art Centre. Bainbridge's work is in significant international collections including the Stedelijk Collection, Arts Council England Collection, The Margulies Collection, and the Tate Collection. Bainbridge lives and works in Sunderland, Hartlepool and London.