Hew Locke

b. 1959, United Kingdom

Hew Locke was born in Edinburgh, UK in 1959 and spent his formative years living in Georgetown, Guyana from 1966 to 1980. He obtained an MA in Sculpture from the Royal College of Art, London in1994. Locke has exhibited internationally and has been included in biennales from China to India to the Americas. His works are held in many public collections, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Tate, The Victoria & Albert Museum and The British Museum. In 2010, Locke's work, Sikandar, was shortlisted for the Fourth Plinth, Trafalgar Square, London, UK. His work The Jurors was nominated for the PMSA's 2016 Marsh Award for excellence in public sculpture.



Tate Britain Commission 2022 | Hew Locke: The Procession

Tate Britain
22 Mar 2022-22 Jan 2023


Myths of Observation

10 Jun-30 Jul 2022


In the Black Fantastic

Hayward Gallery
29 Jun-18 Sep 2022

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