Dimensions: 16 x 16.7 cm
Technique: Wood engraving
Born in 1964, Anne Desmet specializes in wood engraving, linocut and mixed-media collage. She exhibits widely, has won over 30 national and international awards, has works in public and private collections worldwide and commissions include engravings for the British Museum, V & A, British Library and Sotheby’s. Her first retrospective: Anne Desmet – Towers and Transformations opened at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, in 1998. Her second museum exhibition: Anne Desmet – Urban Evolution opened at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, in 2008. Both exhibitions toured other UK museums for two years. Desmet is author of Pr Read more...allery, Manchester, in 2008. Both exhibitions toured other UK museums for two years. Desmet is author of Primary Prints (2010); co-author, with Jim Anderson, of Handmade Prints (2000); and co-editor, with Anthony Dyson, of Printmakers: The Directory (2006). She lives and works in London, was editor of Printmaking Today magazine from 1998-2013 and was elected a Member of the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) in 2011.