Self-initiated artwork

For many years I’ve created artwork with no client in mind but to help inform my practice. Here’s a selection of those works, mostly from a few years ago (ie. pre-children, when I had time!) and largely created on my Mac. First is an illustration based on a sound-bite trotted out regularly by politicians and pundits, … Continue reading Self-initiated artwork

‘Ten’

A self-initiated illustration which appeared in Semi-Permanent 06 New York book.

Election 2010

I saw the original version of this poster and was quite bothered by it, as the Tories were presenting themselves (via a slick PR and poster campaign) as something they are not – inclusive. So this was my modified version of the poster – I hope you like it. • Glad to say that this … Continue reading Election 2010

Nelson Mandela illustration

University project, drawn in 1994. Graphite pencil on paper from a photograph printed in a magazine. 31cm x 28cm. Only in 2012 did I find the original photo online, which was shot by Hans Gedda in 1990, shortly after Mandela was released from prison and is available through Corbis.