Archive for March 2012
This drawing of a bricked up doorway took a couple of months to make. It is the largest piece using this process that I have made.
White 12 (L'Atalante) is from an ongoing series of work the full title of which is 'We Wear white, we are beautiful'. It is acrylic on card.
The zine works as a very small part of the project overall; the choice to self-publish was an alternative way of showing the work.
This is called Sovereign and Highlander as they’re the names of the two caravans in the picture. It's one of a series of drawings I am making using my mobile phone.
Having created a universally loved ‘zine and embarking on numerous exciting projects as a design collective, OWT Creative consider how failure might be a better option.
On reflection, the London Zoo series is melancholic. There is sadness in the animals looking out from their artificial environments.
That we had so many people around us that could draw was probably the starting point for Drawing Paper, and developing more and more of an interest in drawing personally.
In some way my work is an attempt to deal with being a painter in the 21st Century, by directly using the great paintings of the past.