Wednesday, 6 January 2016

An Undoing of a Collection

"This is the strange undoing of a collection, of a house and of a family. It is the moment of fissure when grand things are taken and family objects, known and handled and loved, become stuff."
Edmund de Waal, The Hare with Amber Eyes

Tuesday, 29 December 2015

The Chase

Bullitt (1968) Directed by Peter Yates
The French Connection (1971) Directed by William Friedkin

Monday, 21 December 2015

Fortune in Bengaluru

A view from the hotel Fortune Select JP Cosmos Bengaluru India ahead of the Itinerant Illustrator Exhibition at Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology. The image immediately had parallels with the series of drawings made for the exhibition - a scene fragmented when viewed through venetian blinds. 

Thursday, 10 December 2015

Cardboard Citizens

Drawings done for the London headquarters of Cardboard Citizens translated as a print for This is Change exhibition at ONCA Gallery Brighton.

Tuesday, 20 October 2015

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Casino de Monte-Carlo

"I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regrets."
Grace Kelly
One of my first experiences of the continental as a child was watching on television John Frankenheimer's 1966 film Grand Prix.