London’s burning or is it an Alien Invasion? The thought crossed my mind when I got to this stage of the painting. As you can see, from the detail, it looks a bit like Doctor Who’s Sonic Screwdriver. Well, it does in my mind. I’ve … Continue readingLondon’s Burning or Alien Invasion?
Chelsea bridge spans the Thames. Is there anything as devisive as a bridge? Or maybe they’re a means of joining two halves together. It’s not always possible to determine which since Bridges can be seen in two ways. Bridges connect people or keep them apart. Looking at Chelsea … Continue readingChelsea Bridge, a Class Divide?
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
Dreams are how things happen! Every construction starts with a vision. Be it big or small, an initial idea is needed to direct what becomes reality. To celebrate the year 2000 many monuments were planned and erected. This London Eye Painting is about dreams The … Continue readingLondon Eye Painting, a Millennium Dream
A busy Saturday in Manchester. Passengers waiting for the tram. A moment in time held in the finished painting of the tramstop outside Manchester Central Library. Now for the tricky bit… Deciding what to call it! Waiting for a tram? Tram stop? I’m presently on … Continue readingTram by Manchester Central Library – New Artwork