Ové, Zak
Born 1966 in London, UK
Lives and works in London, UK, and Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago
Zak Ové works in sculpture, film, painting and photography, often collaging the various elements through his use of found, cast and recovered materials. His sculpture Autonomous Morris is on display at Frieze Sculpture 2019, and his Invisible Men have been exhibited in Yorkshire Sculpture Park, San Francisco Civic Center Plaza, and the Gerald B. Cantor Sculpture Garden, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Notable solo exhibitions include Star Liner, Lawrie Shabibi, Dubai (2018); Arms Around the Child, No1 Mayfair London (2014); Speaker, Vigo Gallery, London (2013-14); and Past Future, Fine Art Society, London (2010). His works can be found in the British Museum, London; Newark Museum, Newark; Pérez Art Museum Miami; Modern Forms, London; David Roberts Art Foundation, London; Jameel Collection, Jeddah; Facebook Corporate Collection, London; 21C Museum Hotels, USA; Beth De Woody Collection, New York; and the Levett Collection, London.
Zak Ové, Heaven, 2017, Crochet Doilies, 190 cm diameter. Courtesy Lawrie Shabibi |Zak Ové, 'Time Thief', 2010 (Image courtesy Vigo Gallery)|Zak Ové, Inheritance, 2011-12, Mixed media, 154 x 166 x 56cm, Courtesy Lawrie Shabibi