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Many jokes have a grain of truth in them. Here the artist, whose works have so far failed to impress his patron, looks on patiently as the connoisseur peers into a mirror seemingly unaware that he is looking at himself, … Continue reading
The hybrid picture above is a well known optical illusion. It is both a picture of Albert Einstein and Marilyn Monroe depending on how far away the viewer stands from the picture. You can try it yourself: if you get … Continue reading
I will be showing a number of my paintings at the September Art Exhibition in Wadhurst from 8th to 17th September. Private view on 7th September from 6pm.
I have a number of landscapes on show at the Friendly Society in Berlin to 17 September.
Every year in June, artists across south east England open their doors to the public. It is a great opportunity to meet, talk to and see them at work. From 9th to 25th of June as part of the … Continue reading
When we have no model in the studio my students and I paint still lifes. I tell them to bring objects they find beautiful, inspiring or just have happy memories for them. I paint or draw alongside my students so … Continue reading
The greatest influence on my work has come from Charles Cecil whose school in Florence I attended. Charles would often talk about his teacher back in Boston (R.H. Ives Gammell) and how the sightsize method we were using did not … Continue reading
Above are three landscapes I painted this summer on Lake Geneva. All are of a mediæval village called Yvoire painted at different times of the day from the same spot. The first (early morning) painting is front lit which entailed … Continue reading
From 26 June to 28 August I will be having a joint exhibition of some of my portraits in Berlin at the Galerie Friendly Society. Ausstellung: Portraits und Köpfe – Portraits and Heads 26.Juni bis 28.August 2016 Am Sonntag, den … Continue reading