ABOUT/CONTACT

Maxwell Rushton

Born 1989

Working in London


Residencies

2016 – ‘Inside Out’ at Exchange – London

2014-2015 – ‘Drawn Out’ – France


Education

2009-2012 – BA (Hons) Fine Art, Leeds College of Art, Leeds, UK (First-Class).


Prizes

V&P Tassis Sculpture Award, 2016 (1st prize)

Chaiya Art Awards, 2018 (public vote)

Zealous Emerge Art Prize, 2018 (1st prize)


Other

2016 – BSA Film Program. The “Magic City”. Headlining Feature – Left Out Documentary

Panel speaker at Exchange Residency


“Eye-opening” – The True Activist

“Act of courage” – Frame Magazine

“Hoofin, this guy is dope” – Tom Hardy

“Thought-provoking” – Huffington Post

“Challenges our attitudes” – The Big Issue

“Unconventional and Moving” – ARTiculAction

“Utterly shocking and awe-inspiring” – India Art n’Design

“Unique ability to both shock and move his audience” – Arteviste