Uncommon Thread

Nicole Swengley, Financial Times Weekend Magazine, April 16, 2016

When artist Brent Wadden’s first solo show in Britain was unveiled at Pace London during last autumn’s Frieze week, it stopped art collectors in their tracks. The large-scale, geometric abstracts that Wadden calls “paintings” are, in fact, handwoven from pre-used yarns, cotton and wool. Collectors were intrigued; the show sold out.