Mr George Sell. 1879-1980

Back in 1971 I started as a student at Alnwick College, Northumberland following a three year teaching course. I played chess at Alnwick Chess club for the three years and met a fascinating man called Mr Sell. He was over 90 years old by the time I took to visiting him on Sundays to play chess at his house in Alnmouth. He was…

HOMAGE TO ZAHA. Mixed Media Collage. 20 x 20 cm. 2013.

HOMAGE TO ZAHA. 2013. This Mixed Media Collage is my own homage to Dame Zaha Hadid. b. 1950. Her work continues to explore the possibilities inherent in developing and expanding the Modernist legacy left by Corbusier and Gropius and follows in the footsteps of Meier and many others who kept that architectural flag flying to make it relevant…