Gary Hume

Contemporary painter, Gary Hume, is best known for his association with the Young British Artists movement in the 1990s. Hume’s figurative and abstract paintings on aluminum panels, often feature startling color combinations made with paints purchased premixed from hardware stores. He studied at Goldsmiths College, London.

Selected Exhibitions

Front of a Snowman
, Aspen Art Museum, Colorado

Lions and Unicorns, White Cube Gallery, São Paulo

Gary Hume, Tate Britain, London  Liberty Grip, White Cube, London 

Anxiety and the Horse, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

Structure and Absence, White Cube, London 

Brilliant! New Art from London, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN


The British Council Collection
Saatchi Collection, London 
Tate Gallery, London 
Art Institute of Chicago, USA 
Arts Council of Great Britain 
Astrup Fearnley Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway 
Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht 
DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens 
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg 
Paine Webber Art Collection, New York