The Drawing Room is hosting its annual auction on Wednesday 20th May. A number of artists we've worked with are taking part, including Rachel Howard, Damien Hirst, Thomas Scheibitz and Martin Westwood. Bids start at £200.
For this year's auction, 228 artists have created an A4 drawing in support of The Drawing Room and its not-for-profit activities. The exhibition of these works runs from 30th April - 20th May, when bidding will take place. For more information on the auction, click here.
Rachel Howard, Crash, 2009, Indian ink on paper, 21 x 30 cm
Damien Hirst, Beautiful Sparkly Waves of Fireballs Charity Drawing, 2008, (Spin drawing), colouring pencil, oil pastel, brush ink pens and acrylic ink on paper, 29.7 x 21 cm
Opened in 2003 as the only public, non-profit gallery space in the UK and Europe dedicated to the exploration of contemporary drawing, The Drawing Room places importance on supporting artists' practice through new commissions, the production of publications, in-conversations and educational events. Its international exhibitions tour to museums and galleries in the UK and Europe.