The Battersea Power Station painting is a story of energy. Battersea Power Station abandoned and neglected for years. The source of London’s power besides the Thames the source/cause of London’s power in trade and Commerce. Both key to the success of the great city. Battersea … Continue readingBattersea Power Station Painting meditations
Do you have a favourite building? Maybe there’s a romantic connection? Or it inspires you because of its beauty? Battersea Power Station… might be an unlikely favourite building but it captures the imagination of many and is a popular subject matter for art. I first … Continue readingPainting Battersea Power Station.
Battersea Powered Sellout? Oh Battersea Power Station, how you’ve changed! What an Icon you’ve become. The question is which one? Urban Power Once a symbol of industrial might, that powered a thriving metropolis. London’s urban scene was illuminated. Newpaper presses, offices, banks, manufacturing plants, television … Continue readingThe Changing State of Battersea Power station
Battersea and Chelsea combined. Being from Manchester, I had no idea how close Battersea Power station was to Chelsea Bridge. In my mind the two have very different images. One a clean, flash symbol of luxury life and the other with the daily grind of … Continue readingBattersea Power Station Painting
Fancy a trip on the Thames? This week’s work in progress is something I’ve been longing to do for some time. Battersea Power station! Although it’s a bit hard to see tucked away on the far bank across from Chelsea Bridge. It was as close … Continue readingA trip to Chelsea Bridge – Wednesday’s Work in Progress –