Simon Klein has been shortlisted for the 2023 Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, selected from original drawings by distinguished expert panel members. The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize and exhibition has an established reputation for its commitment to championing excellence and promoting and celebrating current drawing practice in the UK.
Simon Klein is known for his striking figurative work in a wide range of media, including drawing, watercolour, oil painting, gouache and pastels.
Simon Klein is participating in an exhibition by a group of 26 painters brought together through the Turps Correspondence Course, showing recent work in three, two-week shows running from 2 September to 15 October 2023.
Simon Klein is amongst the artists shortlisted for the third annual Lido Open by guest judge Charles Williams and Lido Stores owner Kristen Healy.
Simon Klein’s oil pastel Waterfall was selected for the 2023 Royal Academy Summer Show.
A group show at RuptureXIBIT in Hampton Wick, bringing together new works by contemporary artists Liz Crossfield, Hannah Delahay, Simon Klein, Fay Nicolson and Molly Rose Butt. Each artist explores a transition between the ‘still’ and the ‘lyrical’ – a state of liminality between rest and movement, chaos and contemplation.
In this February 2023 exhibition at One Paved Court featuring artists using a variety of media and gradations of scale to cherish the poetics of their shifting everyday landscape, this group comes together to expose qualities of process.
In this exhibition at One Paved Court in Richmond Simon Klein showed oil paintings and works on paper in a variety of media from pen and ink sketches to works in oil pastel. He paints human figures in loosely constructed landscapes or interiors, sometimes both.
A father and a son, a painter and a sculptor, revisited One Paved Court to exhibit their latest works, which embody ideas of movement and structure.
Curated by Michelle Klein