Beyond Here . New Work for 2018/19 about the Yorkshire Dales

My next show ‘Beyond Here’ is scheduled for 2018/19.  A year in, I’m still grappling with a new landscape but I have made a start.  I think in words and pictures, often words come first. I was a writer before I was not.

Dark pines, cool and resinous. sudden light on distant grey green hills, sullen trees marching into purple veils of rain up the dale. Yellow white sunlight the wind whickering, never still. Oil 60x48"

Dark pines, cool and resinous. sudden light on distant grey green hills, sullen trees marching into purple veils of rain up the dale. Yellow white sunlight the wind whickering, never still. Oil 60×48″ 2017

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In Sullen Acquiescence to the Night . Oil 1.8×1.2M 2017

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Evening falls on the dale casting one side into night, the other into imagination. Oil 60×48″ 2017