Sam Shendi

The Civic, Barnsley


Mother and Child

Egyptian born, Yorkshire-based sculptor Sam Shendi creates joyfully coloured abstractions of the human figure which, with the subtlest of indicators, hint at the complexity of human interactions. Shendi’s works references the work of minimalism, focusing on the medium of steel, aluminium and paint. In this exhibition Shendi analyses the age old subject, Mother and Child, showing all the emotional antidotes that surround the subject. Read more.

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Adult Conversation

Adult Conversation (2016), Sam Shendi Courtesy of Andy Garbutt

Sam Shendi working on Ripe

Sam Shendi working on Ripe (2016) Courtesy of Andy Garbutt

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