April 24, 2020

Christopher Orchard’s striking work “Hobby Horse (dada)” has been selected for the Jason McCoy Gallery’s exhibition, “Drawing Challenge III”. Established for over 30 years, and a stalwart of one of Manhattan’s gallery districts, the Jason McCoy Gallery specialises in contemporary art, featuring a range of acclaimed international artists.To view works available by the Christopher Orchard in the gallery Stockroom, please click here.
“This work (“Hobby Horse (dada)”) is part of a collection that I developed by using the Bald Avatar as an actor in a continuing argument about the nostalgia of the “Avant garde”. The explorer is gazing backwards while his double enacts a kind of Mother Courage by pulling him forward…” – Christopher Orchard, 2020.