Maser, Orbiting on the Periphery

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Maser, Orbiting on the Periphery

Irish street artist Maser brings his colourful geometric boldness in from the cold at Lazarides exhibition...

The US-based Irish street artist known simply as Maser is the subject of a major new exhibition at Lazarides Rathbone; the gallery founded by one-time Banksy agent Steve Lazarides. Renowned internationally for his bright and bold aesthetic, Orbiting on the Periphery sees an entirely new body of work made specifically for the show.

Orbiting on the Periphery at Lazarides Rathbone

Combining the conspicuous geometric styling of his urban work with his formal art education, the learned street artist drops a series of works that build interestingly on his graffiti groundings; exploring a figurative aesthetic that owes as much to 20th century modern artists as it does spray cans and stencils.

Having collaborated with the likes of Conor Harrington and JR, the Irishman has beautified walls from the States to Spain, Sweden to the Czech Republic, and has exhibited at prestigious institutions like Paris’s Palais de Tokyo. Picking up on an ongoing exploration of Greek philosopher Thales’s mens sana in corpore sano (a healthy mind in a healthy body) theory, Orbiting on the Periphery demonstrates the artist’s cerebral approach to urban art and hints at why his works are increasingly found in galleries and museums as often as the street.

Orbiting on the Periphery, continues at Lazarides Rathbone until 5 May.

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Lazarides Gallery installation
Lazarides Gallery installation

Lazarides Gallery installation photography, Nathalie Thery

Street Art

Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Orbiting on the Periphery

Orbiting on the Periphery. Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Orbiting on the Periphery
Street Art
Street Art

Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Street Art
Orbiting on the Periphery
Orbiting on the Periphery
Orbiting on the Periphery

Orbiting on the Periphery. Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Maser in the studio
Maser in the studio

Maser in the studio. Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Maser Street Art
Street Art

Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Street Art
Lazarides Gallery installation

Lazarides Gallery installation photography, Nathalie Thery

Orbiting on the Periphery

Orbiting on the Periphery. Courtesy, Maser and Lazarides

Orbiting on the Periphery

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