Larga Siesta / The Long Nap, Diego Delas , 2018

Diego Delas
Larga Siesta / The Long Nap

Year: 2018
Medium: reclaimed wool mattress fabric from the 40s/50s, wood, plaster, glue
Dimensions:200 × 200 × 40 cm

Diego Delas (b. 1983) is an artist from Aranda de Duero, Spain. After studying Architecture and Fine Arts in Madrid, Delas moved to London to obtain his MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art. He is currently a DPhil candidate at the Ruskin College of Art, University of Oxford and is an AHRC awarded scholar. Through the use of site-specific installation, his works revolve around subjective memory and the use of architecture and ornamental programs in storytelling. Recent exhibitions include Cielo y sol dorado de las siesta, F2 Galería, Madrid (2018); Ya no nos impora, Centro Arte Arte Joven Com de Madrid (2018); No siempre que estuvimos/estuvimos, Centro de Interpretación Nuevo Baztàn, Madrid (2017); Fragments of Stale Time, Lychee One, London (2017); A Summer game inside a light stage, Trastero 109, Palma de Mallorca (2016); Agüeros de los nuestros, BARCÙ, Bogotà (2015).

Events Diego Delas

Young London 2018: Private View

Friday 21 September 2018, 6–9pm


Young London 2018

22 September to 4 November 2018, 12–6pm