I was invited by Mexico Design magazine to create work for the front cover of issue 37, which focused on new designs in eco-friendly transport. I coincided their requirements with my “Draw an object a day for 365 days project“, drawing a 1960’s children’s scooter, a leaf from a London plain tree and a skateboard. […]
I always work from life. I feel very uncomfortable working from memory, photographs or imagination. I’m not always completely conscious of what I’m creating; I try to stay loyal to what I see without glamorising or romanticising. Drawing a rucksack in my studio, using a black oil pastel on paper. I work with oil pastels […]
Last weekend I moved into a space at Cable street studios with the intention of completing some larger-scale work. There’s a strong artist community feel there, with quite a few of them introducing themselves to me and welcoming me in.
Object expressionism 12th-21st February @ 242 gallery. Opening hours: Wednesday – Sunday 12-6pm. 242 Cambridge Heath Road Bethnal Green, London. (Opposite Cambridge Heath mainline station). Tube: Bethnal Green. Bus: D6, 48, 253, 254. Rail: Cambridge Heath Road. More info’ about 242 gallery… Deconstructing football boots, jab pads and dancing rubber gloves; every object deserves some […]