Landscape of Elements" at the Inspired by...
gallery at The
Moors National Park Centre
(please click for more details), Lodge Lane, Danby,
Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 2NB.
May - 27th May 2016
several years I have returned to the farm where I grew up in Nidderdale
and to other parts of the North
Yorkshire Moors to work for this
exhibition. The paintings are
portraits of experiences more than
depictions of a particular
Much of the landscape I knew as a
child remains the same, protected by
the harshness of an unforgiving
environment. The land occupies the
edge between agricultural domination
and interactive subsistence, a place
where despite today's technology man
and nature have to work
The exhibition reflects my
experiences, put together as an imprecise
map of responses.