British artist Bruce McLean presents a selection of new works in this free exhibition.

Bruce McLean (born 1944) is a Scottish sculptor, painter and has made many live works. He was born in Glasgow and studied at Glasgow School of Art from 1961 to 1963, and at Saint Martin's School of Art, London, from 1963 to 1966. At Saint Martin's, McLean studied with Anthony Caro, Phillip King and William Tucker. In reaction to what he regarded as the academicism of his teachers he began making sculpture from rubbish.

McLean has gained international recognition for his paintings, ceramics, prints, work with film, theatre and books. McLean was Head of Graduate Painting at The Slade School of Fine Art London He has had numerous one man exhibitions including Tate Gallery in London, The Modern Art Gallery in Vienna and Museum of Modern Art, Oxford. In 1985, he won the John Moores Painting Prize. McLean lives and works in London.

This exhibition is in association with CCA Galleries.


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