Angela de la Cruz’s brutally forces us to consider the relationship between painting and scultpure, inserting a performative element with the destruction and/or transformation of the canvas.In this way, she creates objects that offer us at times a violent representation of painting’s malleability, questioning it and stretching its representational limits.
Angela de la Cruz was born in La Coruña, Spain. She holds an MA in Sculpture and Critical Theory from the Slade School of Art, London. Her work has been exhibited internationally in venue such as the Camden Arts Centre (London), the Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo in Seville, the Whitechapel Project Space and the Brooklyn Museum of Art. She lives and works in London.
Images provided by Lisson Gallery