Binary Notion I

A piece in two parts. Binary Notion I £950 Acrylic and mixed media on canvas in two sections. 2x 1m sq Details The two canvasses could be arranged with either of the outer edges as the join. Below, the work at an earlier stage in two configurations. A fuller account of the process for this piece … Continue reading Binary Notion I

Binary Impulse

A continuation of the Limitary Patterns theme, this image took several months to evolve. The events of a few weeks (June 2016) perhaps helped crystallise the idea for the shapes and colours. The images and ideas we associate with man's boundaries are now juxtaposed with the symbolism of a  crusade. Binary Impulse £330 Acrylic and … Continue reading Binary Impulse

Creation

  This paradise I give thee, count it thine.. John Milton : Paradise Lost     Mixed Media on canvas with attached/modified objects pineapple top, an avocado stone, sunflower seeds, a snail shell and petals from an Amaryllis. There is also a small light bulb, a wrist watch mechanism and a feather.   28" x 28" … Continue reading Creation

The Lamb : Earthbound

  He shall ascendThe throne hereditary, and bound his reignWith Earth's wide bounds, his glory with the Heavens. John Milton Paradise Lost   For the Lamb, which is in the midst of the throne, shall govern them, Revelations 2:7 Acrylic paint, Acrylic medium, collage, Found Objects, Organic Materials including Sheep bone. 28" x 28" sq … Continue reading The Lamb : Earthbound

Expulsion : The First Morning of Our World

"The World was all before them, where to choose Their place of rest, and Providence their guide:They hand in hand with wand'ring steps and slow, Through Eden took their solitary way"  John Milton Paradise Lost Acrylic paint, Acrylic medium, collage, Found Objects, Organic Materials, Crayon, Marine Varnish. 28" x 28" sq (71cmx71cm)

Dialectical Vision: Theories of Order

SOLD "God to remove his wayes from human sense,/ Plac'd Heav'n from Earth so farr, that earthly sight, / If it presume, might err in things too high,/ and no advantage gain" John Milton : Paradise Lost Acrylic paint, Acrylic medium, collage, Found Objects, Organic Materials, Crayon Printing Ink. 28" x 28" sq (71cmx71cm) Sold … Continue reading Dialectical Vision: Theories of Order

Above the Storm

"thou from the first Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast Abyss,"   "Back to the gates of Heaven: the sulphurous hail, Shot after us in storm, o'erblown hath laid Of Heaven received us falling;" John MIlton : Paradise Lost, Book1 Mixed Media, including acrylic medium, organic objects layered … Continue reading Above the Storm

Ascent

  And from these corporal nutriments perhaps Your bodies may at last turn all to Spirit, Improv'd by tract of time, and wingd ascend Ethereal, as wee, or may at choice Here or in Heav'nly Paradises dwell; John Milton : Paradise Lost Mixed Media, including acrylic medium, organic and found objects layered on to cement … Continue reading Ascent