Lucy Sparrow is a British artist who transformed her love of sewing into an ambitious vision to create the whole world in felt. Her masterpieces include everything from Stonehenge and sex toys, to an entire convenience store stocked from items crafted from felt.
Best of British is a glass-fronted cabinet chock-a-block with classic British snacks and food items, from Bovril to Heinz baked beans.
The piece is from a limited edition of 50, signed by the artist.
Medium: Felt and Wood Installation Sculpture
Edition Type: Limited Edition
Edition Size: 50
Size (cm): 60 × 77 × 12
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About the artist
Contemporary British artist Lucy Sparrow works at the intersection of fine art and craft, incorporating textiles into her sculptural installations. Her felt art is a modern (and often adorable) take on Pop Art portrayals of beloved consumer goods.
Sparrow’s first solo show, ‘Imitation’, at Hoxton Gallery, saw her recreate iconic artworks, such as Damien Hirst’s shark in formaldehyde, out of felt. Since then, she has gone on to fill chemists, delicatessens, and bodegas across the world with her fluffy products.
In 2022, Sparrow exhibited ‘Tampa Fresh Foods’ – an entire supermarket stocked with felt sculptures in Florida, and recreated English tea party favourites in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Big Lunch.