Past Exhibition

Beyond the walls of one’s own making

Vincent Hawkins

3 Nov – 16 Dec 2023

Beyond the walls of one’s own making
Vincent Hawkins

Sid Motion Gallery is delighted to host Vincent Hawkins' third solo exhibition at the gallery 'Beyond the walls of one’s own making'.

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Spanning the breadth of Hawkins' practice, the exhibition will include oil paintings on canvas, acrylic paintings on board, watercolour works on paper and folded sculptural paper installations.

'Desire Lines' is a new publication of watercolours by Vincent Hawkins, published by Folium Publishing. For online orders please email.
More information here.

Exhibition Events:

On Saturday 2nd December we book launched 'Desire Lines' a new publication focussing on Vincent Hawkins' watercolours, published by Folium

On Saturday 18th November, in Vincent Hawkins' exhibition, a lecture on the works and teaching of Philip Guston titled 'Don't Decorate Rectangles', was given by artist and art historian Rose Davey.


Vincent Hawkins (b.1959, UK) lives and works London. He has exhibited extensively in Britain and internationally with solo shows in Chicago and Paris in recent years. Recent solo exhibitions include, 'Planet and Satellites', l'ahah, Paris, France, 2023, 'Art in The Chapels', 31st Edition, Chapel of St Tugdual-Pontivy, Brittany France, 2022, 'Like Landing A Comet', Sid Motion Gallery, London, UK, 2021, ‘Growing a Soul’, l'ahah Paris, France, 2019. Hawkins’ work has been included in group shows in the USA, Italy, France and the UK. Hawkins is participating in the 2023 edition of Sillon festival, Rhône-Alpes, France. He was shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2006), was a finalist in the John Moores Painting Prize (2012) and a Prize Winner in the 2006 John Moore’s 24. Hawkins also exhibited work in the Summer Exhibition at The Royal Academy of Arts, London in 2007 and 2008. Hawkins was included in the inaugural exhibition at Sid Motion Gallery in 2016, and had his first UK solo show at the gallery in May 2019. Hawkins was selected to exhibit at PaintLounge / Sluice in late 2018.