Malcolm Morley

Regatta, 2012

Oil on linen
133,3 × 182,9 cm

This work combines cubism’s distortion of object and space with Morley’s super-realistic, heraldic style. He juxtaposes disparate images to create a visionary painting inspired by childhood memories.

“The images just get lodged in your brain – there is no way of dislodging them once they’re there.” – Malcolm Morley.

Disturbing Innocence, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, 25 October 2014 – 12 February 2015
Malcolm Morley, Sperone Westwater Gallery, NY 16 April – 6 June 2015
Malcolm Morley, Recent Paintings. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, 16 May – 15 June 2013


Malcolm Morley