Category New skies – Optimism Revisited

Optimism Revisited – Exhibition

I was asked to submit a piece of work to Opus Art Gallery for their coming exhibition Answers on the Front of a Postcard. Rather than simply submit an existing piece from my series Optimism Revisited I chose to create a new piece in a small edition of just 3 copies. This work, ‘Optimism Revisited D.L6.5138’ measures […]

Optimism Revisited – New Skies for East London, Exhibition

Throughout Photomonth East London Photography Festival several pieces of work from the series Optimism Revisited were exhibited on notice boards outside Tower Hamlets police stations. Each print is designed to gradually fade when subjected to sunlight throughout the coarse of the exhibition. Here’s what people have been saying about the exhibition: “Maybe I just have a […]

Edition Quantity & Price

For each publication I decided on different quantities to produce… For Optimism Revisited the specifications are: 100 copies (plus 5 AP’s) 150 x 230mm 20pp plus cover plus card insert I’ve set an initial price of £12.00 + shipping  (I may have to revise this depending on demand) For R.275 Modern House the specifications are: 1000 copies 145 x 195mm […]

A New Approach – Optimism Revisited

Having inspected the first proof I decided to reconsider how to produce the edition. I chose to make each series of work as a separate publication. The advantage of doing this meant I could consider formats and materials which would enhance each concept. Having looked at high quality finishing and being disappointed with the outcome […]

First proof

With all the hand finishing complete I could evaluate the outcome of this first proof. I chose to combine two different series of work to act as a visual and conceptual counter-point to one another. I think this works pretty well – one series, Optimism Revisited, uses deliberately bright and vivid colours whilst R.275 Modern House has a […]

Optimism Revisited

Optimism Revisited, 52 Skies I have completed the initial set of images for this series. details of which can be found on my website here, Optimism Revisited

Reincarnation Exhibition

‘R.275 Modern House’ book and a print from the series ‘Optimism Revisited’ features in Reincarnation Exhibition “An exhibition featuring artists and designers who breathe new life into old styles, creatively employing discarded materials, processes and identities in graphic art.” 15 Sept – 24 Nov 2012 London Print Studio 425 Harrow Road, London W10 4RE UK […]