BLUE FOLD.

This piece is one of four which will be included in the Art Gallery South West online winter show. 2020. Normally a title for a piece generally arrives during the process of making the work as does the meaning. For me this piece evokes a wave and the scrim included suggests a fishermans net. This…

COVID TOWN.

Covid Town. Mixed Media on Canvas,. 60 x 60 x 3.5 cm. 2020. This painting has been chosen for inclusion in a forthcoming on line exhibition hosted by The Circle Foundation for the Arts. As part of the submission I was required to include a description of the piece. Not an easy thing for any…

Homage to Gabo.

Acrylic on Canvas. 100 x 50 x 3.7 cm. 2020. This piece was inspired by seeing a Gabo exhibitoon at the Tate St Ives in July this year. It pays homage to constructivism, which Gabo and Nicholson both we’re inspired by in their sculpture and art work. The piece has sculptural form and modernist architecture…

Day 70 Lockdown blog. 31/05/2020

Image: Enjoying the view. Buckland Beacon, Dartmoor. 31/05/2020. LIGHTING THE BEACON. Today there was a surprise announcement that those who are in the shielded group can be be released from lockdown and meet, subject to social distancing, with one other person from a separate household. We all know that the Covid merry go round has…

Day 69 Lockdown blog. 30/05/2020

Image: THE CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS. 60 x 60 x 4 cm. 2013. Private Collection, USA. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN. The white House is in shutdown this week because of the fear for the safety of Donald Trump and the White House staff. The US has experienced countrywide civil unrest as the result of  killing…