Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-3
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-3

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-3

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock

The neon-pop underground cultural space and London’s leading light art gallery known as Lights of Soho has teamed up with Lee Sharrock in Contemporary Vanitas, offering a look into questions of vanity and morality.
 

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-2
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-2

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-2

 
Lights of Soho has showcased the interpretations of “Vanitas”–the Latin word for Vanity–according to 16 different artists including Alexander James, Alt-Ego. Derrick Santini. Hannah Matthews. Jeroen Gordijn. Jimmy Galvin. Kalliopi Lemos. Lauren Baker. Nancy Fouts. Paul Broomfield. Pure Evil. Rebecca Mason. Mappers Sara Pope. and Soozy Lipsey. Tom Lewis. Toni Gallagher.
 
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping

 
Their collective exploration of the Vanitas is expressed via moment mori icons, and symbols of death, skulls, fruit and butterflies alongside abstract celebrity portraiture and written neon words in the search for the metaphor for meaningless of life and the transience of material goods and earthly pursuits.
 
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-1
Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-1

Lights of Soho Presents Contemporary Vanitas Curated by Lee Sharrock-Creative-Mapping-1

 
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