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Interview ART ZINE July 2017

Also in the July edition of Studio La Primitive Art ZINE  I was interviewed about my art making history. There were a few curly questions… however most of them were easy to answer. Included  below is the interview with some … Continue reading

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Curatorial project: Art takes a holiday @ Curve Gallery in Newcastle

  With thanks to the lovely Lisa Heaton at Curve Gallery in Newcastle for enabling me to curate a long term proposal that has seen a few reincarnations since it was first conceived in 2013…. This exhibition additionally works in with all … Continue reading

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Figure 1 and Venus series 1986- 1989

Figure 1 and Venus series 1986- 1989

Based on a small reproduction of a Praxitelles sculpture that I found in a book during my final years art school this image fascinated me on and off for several years.

It embodied body gesture, movement and classical contraposto expressed so simply. I was interested in its timeless beuty and strength.

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Body as a landscape

  Ether , Pastel and charcoal on paper, 50 x 50cm , 1999. Private collection. As an artist the body has always been central to my work. The physicality of mark making, images made with my own body through drawing and … Continue reading

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