Acrylic Paint


80.0 x 70.0 cm

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This painting is painted over a previous work which happens in my practice regularly as I review and revisit experiences in my life. This is a bit of a stealth painting. I didn’t realise how it would make me feel and in some regards. I remember ...

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Some deep honesty. Look to the shadow and you will see what lies within you. Poem written on the back, some 9 months prior. Something vulnerable, being sat with my family, in full acceptance i wanted another kind of life for myself than one many relitives had chosen to persue. None the less, I found myself maybe wanting a partnership on my own terms, with the depth and comfort I had remembered once before. It turns out, I am still a romantic.

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Born in 1990 in Bradford, UK. Currently residing in London, UK.

2013 · Goldsmiths

BA Hons Design

2024 · City and Guilds

MA Fine Art

2009 · Leeds College of Art

Foundation Diploma


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