The Artist

Adam Dant


Born in 1967 in Cambridge Adam Dant studied Fine Art Printmaking at The Royal College of Art, MS University, Baroda, India, Liverpool School of Art and HDK Berlin.

He was the recipient of The Rome Scholarship in Printmaking in 1993 and in 2003 was the winner of The Jerwood Drawing Prize.

Dant’s monumental narrative ink drawings combine depictions of familiar public spaces and architecture with various mythologies and histories. Their construction involves a great deal of historical research which accounts for the ‘multi-layered’ and ‘information-heavy’ aspect to his work.

Collections & Exhibitions

Group & Solo Shows + Commisions

The work itself has been exihibited both at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2016, and at the Lloyds Annual Art Show, whilst:

Adam Dant’s work is exhibited internationally and is in the collections of Tate Britain, MOMA New York, Deutsche Bank, UBS, Musee D’Art Contemporain – Lyon, HRH Prince of Wales, Museum of London, the Parliamentary Art Collection & various other public and private collections.

He has also carried out commissions for the National Theatre and Drake’s amongst others and was the official appointed artist for the 2015 General Election.

Inside Lloyds of London

Artwork Commission

In 2014 we commissioned Adam Dant to create a work of art depicting the London insurance market in all its graphic glory. Having spent an intense period of time at Lloyd’s of London observing and sketching the nuanced habitat of the London insurance broker and underwriter Dant went on to imbibe further insights through ‘sociological research’ at The Lamb, The Grapes, The New Moon and The Jamaica Wine House.

The Result

The result is “Inside Lloyds of London 2014” from which an artists signed and dated print edition of 100 was subsequently made. These are two colour lithographs printed on 300gsm 90cm x 70 cm Somerset Satin mould made paper at Sky Editions by master lithographer Alan Cox.

The print was selected for and exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts’ Summer Exhibition 2015 as well as the Lloyd’s Art Group Autumn Exhibition 2015.

Buy Your Edition

The artwork on offer is as follows:

  • Inside Lloyds of London (2015)
  • 96 x 69 cm
  • £630.00
  • Two Colour lithograph on Somerset textured 300 gsm paper
  • Signed and editioned by the artist, Adam Dant
  • Edition of 100

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