Monday, 2 May 2011

Ray Fields Artist

Ray has been ''in'' Art and Design since the 50's. He is influential in several areas including the the St Ives Post War movment, Merseybeat and British animation. I am fortunate enough to be taught by him. The images here have been made with a cheap pc and a mouse. I shall be hopefully putting more up in regard to Ray.
Areas of work include: film, animation, sculpture, drawing, painting, product design, teaching and architecture.

Ben Hartley 1933 - 1996


Two pages from two seperate notebooks.

A fantastic painter and draughtsman who is mostly unknown, he is well worth a look.
A website with his work and books can be found here:

Rory Sutherland: Sweat the small stuff

Rory (Vice Chairman, Ogilvy Group UK) in one of his TED Talks. Talking about many ideas including wants and desires of individuals. (ends at 12mins and 30secs)

Tham Khai Meng Takling About Creativity

Khai (Worldwide Creative Director & Chairman WW Creative Council
Ogilvy & Mather
) talking about creativity and being creative when faced with a blank peice of paper. Khai attended my class at the Rome Cadre, really nice guy and he happened to say some very good things about my teaching:

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Monday, 11 April 2011

Francis Bacon - feeling when painting

''I don't feel anything when doing paintings at all. theres nothing to feel. I rather like the dog in this painting''

Bacons responce whan asked what he felt when Painting Whilst looking at Two studies of George Dyer with dog. From the Soth bank Show ITV 1985

John Bratby 1928-1992- Venice Images

Works available here:

Brief biography: