William Mackrell

Breathless (2020)
Etching on C-type Print
Mounted and framed
139 cm x 121 cm

William Mackrell (b.1983) works out of performance, activating materials and surface that blur a sense of beauty with a sinister unraveling of his thoughts. Within this fragile assemblage of language he delves into sensations of absence, sexuality, waiting and rebirth.


Rage rage against the dying of the light
Lungley gallery, on residency at Seventeen, London, 16 September - 10 October 2020.

William Mackrell: Rage rage against the dying of the light - Press release

Rage rage against the dying og the light (2020)
Rayograph and text framed in UV glass
245 cm x 126 cm

Frizzy in line (2016)
Etching on C-type Print Mounted and framed
100 cm x 86 cm

Cover Up (Set yourself on fire) (2020)
Etching on magazine print mounted on aluminium
Mounted in UV acrylic case
30 cm x 22.5 cm

Cover Up (Bloom) (2020)
Etching on magazine print mounted on aluminium
Mounted in UV acrylic case
18.5 cm x 12.5 cm

Cover Up (Spanx) (2020)
Etching on magazine print mounted on aluminium
Mounted in UV acrylic case


Sunflower Melatonin (Seeds of Silver) (2019)
Spraypaint on archival paper Mounted
Framed 203 cm x 158 cm

Slump (2019)
Etching on C-type Print
Mounted and framed
150cm x 100 cm each

Back of Agnese’s head (Double Messina) (2018)
Etching on C-type Print
Mounted and framed (2 frames)
115cm x 75 cm each

Here is where we meet (Slumped) (2017)
Lipstick on painted steel
182 cm x 54 cm 70 cm

Here is where we meet (Fall) (2016)
Lipstick on painted steel
122 cm x 54 cm 85cm

Here is where we meet (Hanger) (2017)
Lipstick on painted steel

168 cm x 54 cm x 43 cm