Artwork description:

Inspired by the of transience of evocative images and the necessity of capturing them amongst my own ephemeral memories I create a narrative montage, illustrated literally and metaphorically in fragmented textural layers of paint and paper on canvas. In this painting the implied narrative may be . . . poster boy for my last solo exhibition at The WVWG, London in Feb\March 2018 actor Ken Takakura grabs your attention, fronting up with the explosive side like devil's wings - coming off a Sarah Vaughan album circa '63 and emerging from the BamaLamaBamaLoo that blocks the wallspace behind him YeeHah! go git 'em cowgirl straight off a WangDangDo! clubnite flyer, cheering on the 40s bawdy Burlesk showgirl kicking high against the stars and stripes, riding higher still on a half-cut woodcut Lion from Lancelot Du Lac circa 1515, chasing that goddamn eightball - smash it in the bottom corner . . . the cut-up evolving!

Materials used:

Acrylic, Inks and Mixed media

The Explosive Side (2018)


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