b. 1973, United Kingdom

Monster Chetwynd Biography

Monster Chetwynd (f.k.a. Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Spartacus Chetwynd) was born in London and lives and works in Glasgow. She completed a BA in Social Anthropology and History, UCL, London (1995), followed by a BA in Fine Art, Slade School of Art/UCL, London (2000) and an MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London (2004). In 2012 she was nominated for the Turner Prize. Recent solo exhibitions and major performances include those at Nottingham Contemporary, 2014; The Monteverdi Gallery, Castiglioncello del Trinoro, Monteverdi, Italy, 2013; Home Made Tasers, Studio 231, New Museum, New York, 2011–2012 and Odd Man Out, Sadie Coles, London, 2011. Her work has featured in numerous group exhibitions, including L'Almanach 14, Le Consortium, Dijon, France, 2014; Performance Now: The First Decade of the New Century, curated by Rose Lee Goldberg, various venues, USA, 2012–2014; Göteborg, International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Göteborg, Sweden (2013); Performa 13, New York (2013); Aquatopia, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, UK; Tate St Ives, St Ives, UK, 2013; Turner Prize, Tate Britain, London, 2012; Topsyturvy, de Appel, Amsterdam, 2012; British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet, various venues, UK, 2010–2011. Later in 2014 Chetwynd will stage major solo presentations at Studio Voltaire, London; the Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, and Tadeusz Kantor CRICOTEKA, Kraków, Poland, 2014.

Monster Chetwynd Featured Artworks

Bat Opera by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork painting
Monster Chetwynd Bat Opera, 2019` Oil on canvas paper
15.1 x 20.5 cm
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Bat Opera by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork painting
Monster Chetwynd Bat Opera, 2019 Oil on canvas paper
15.1 x 20.5 cm
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Hawkmoth by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork sculpture
Monster Chetwynd Hawkmoth, 2018 Paper, cardboard, paint, plastic, glue, cloth, latex, foam, wood
280 x 185 cm
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Catpeople Collage #6 by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork works on paper
Monster Chetwynd Catpeople Collage #6, 2017 Collaged photocopies
29.8 x 21.5 cm
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Peanut by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork painting
Monster Chetwynd Peanut, 2018 Paper, cardboard, paint, plastic, glue, cloth, latex, foam, wood
280 x 206 cm
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Doggy by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork sculpture
Monster Chetwynd Doggy, 2016 Paper, latex, plastic, material
209.5 x 72 x 27 cm
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Duck by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork sculpture
Monster Chetwynd Duck, 2016 Paper, latex, plastic, material
180 x 76 x 25 cm
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Giraffe by Monster Chetwynd contemporary artwork sculpture
Monster Chetwynd Giraffe, 2016 Paper, latex, plastic, material
180 x 58 x 24 cm
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