Born & raised in Glasgow, Alky is inspired by familiar images which he then marks with his characteristic twist.
Sir Peter Blake is a British pop artist, best known for co-creating the sleeve design for the Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band & the cover of the Band Aid single "Do They Know It's Christmas?"One of the best known British pop artists, Blake is considered to be a prominent figure in the pop art movement.
Colin Brown has an established & ongoing record of research and creative practice. For over thirty years he has built up a strong international career profile, with regular exhibitions of his paintings throughout the UK, Europe and America. In his current work Colin pulls together random elements and fragments into closely controlled compositions.
Gerry is part of a new generation of print-makers combining cutting-edge digital illustration and the time-honoured discipline of screen-printing. His work focuses on the relationship between people and iconic places.Buxton's prints are based on his photographs. By combining many photographs from the same location he captures much more than just a snap shot of a single moment of time. The final prints are an idealised version of the scene and capture a progression of time into one single image, charting the progress of different characters as they make their way through the scene.
Channel 138 is an all female underground urban print making collective. Under pseudonyms, the artists work together or separately on a series of unique prints which utilise screenprinting, painting, spray paint, graffiti markers, collage and other experimental mediums.
Dan Lacey screenprints under the brand Colour Black. He works as an art director in advertising and screenprints at PrintClub London in East London whenever he can. His work doesn’t take itself too seriously, if it can make you laugh, smile or think; happy days!
Artists Mike Snelle & James Golding have taken the art world by storm under the pseudonym, The Connor Brothers. They entered the art scene as fictional characters, Franklyn and Brendan Connor, American twins brought up within an extremist Christian cult known as 'The Family'. As children, the twins were deprived of access to information from outside of their commune. This ruse lasted until October 2014, when their true identities were revealed.
Dusty O's works reveal a glimpse of his past experiences and lifestyle and mirror his likes, dislikes, foibles and eccentricities, dripping with contorted images of his reality as a performer and as a human being. Playing heavily on colour, whilst utterly dismissing their regular usage and norms, full of frenetic energy, vigor and spontaneous creativity.
Dusty O was one of the most visible and popular faces of Soho for a quarter of a century. As a performer, DJ, writer, fashion muse and club promoter he carved a career which took him all over the world leading to hundreds of magazine and television appearances and the soubriquet "Queen of Soho".
British Artist and Film Director, Nick Egan, occupies a distinctive ‘Rock Star’ venerability in a popular culture that has felt his influence since the early days of the Punk Rock Revolution. Egan’s stylistic vision helped shape the punk aesthetic and shook visual music and fashion culture all the way from The Clash to the present.
Born in Singapore, brought up in a remote Welsh valley and now living in Macclesfield Gareth is an emerging mixed media artist whose work is gathering increased interest from contemporary art collectors. Utilising a range of techniques from photography to digital to traditional pen and brush his work is influenced by childhood memories, vintage textiles, street art and obsessive attention to detail. Unconstrained by the need to conform to traditional codes he employs whatever skills and materials needed to achieve the desired result.
After studying graphics at college Antony, under the name H, teamed with partner Pez and quickly rose to become one of the foremost artists in the late 80’s Rave scene. With this growing popularity there became a constant demand for bespoke commissioned murals and paintings. These works challenged H’s skills to explore new directions in medium and style, providing a great foundation for what lay ahead.
Damien Hirst was born in 1965 in Bristol and grew up in Leeds. In 1984 he moved to London, where he worked in construction before studying for a BA in Fine Art at Goldsmiths college from 1986 to 1989. He was awarded the Turner Prize in 1995.
Since the late 1980’s, Hirst has used a varied practise of installation, sculpture, painting and drawing to explore the complex relationship between art, life and death.
Rebecca Mason is a UK-based artist who has been working with neon and text since 2013. She has exhibited widely in the UK & has collectors across the globe. As well as original neon works, Rebecca also offers beautiful limited edition prints
Mansfield is an artist that combines his conceptual roots with his dark past to create bold and thought provoking work.
My Dog Sighs's style is characterised by the combination of melancholic and often naive portraiture with the use of found materials including abandoned food cans. My Dog Sighs is fast becoming an important figure on the contemporary art scene.
Oliver's pointillism art stands at the junction between the worlds of street art, pop culture & contemporary art. He collects hundreds of caps every month which he gives a second life through his highly detailed work. His influences are pop culture and all its icons but also by what rocks his daily life.
Street art duo, PAHNL paint miniature people, dogs, cats and birds out in the street. Going strong since 2006, they use stencils, stickers, posters, animation, screen printing, sculpture, film and photography to bring their small world to life.
Dan Pearce is a mixed media artist based in a South East London. Following college he moved to Sydney where he honed his creative skills and fell in love with urban art. He set about mixing modern day influences of Dface, Shepard Fairey with his older art college influences of Warhol and Lichtenstein, carving out his own style, a unique explosion of energy and colour. Dan is rapidly becoming one of the UK’s most talked about & collectible artists.
Pegasus is the tag name of London-based American street artist, Chris Turner. Pegasus’ signature pop-meets-street style is immediately recognisable. Pegasus creates striking images of cultural icons through a unique process of layering detailed, hand-cut stencils coloured with bright, explosive aerosol spray paint.
After a decade spent producing digital illustrations and designs for online games, Richard sold his business and took up screenprinting full-time. His work ranges from explorations of colour and geometry in his pylon-inspired prints, to a series of banknotes for the fictional "International Bank of Popular Culture" and his ongoing series of covers for fictional magazine "Endless Week".
Mostly known as just Petty. Half Irish, half English, London born & based Mark is a self taught image maker & artist. He is addicted to the visual arts with a staunch creative curiosity. Specialising in hand-pulled screen prints, diamond dust, gold leaf and glass featuring heavily in his work.
Plastic Jesus is a Los Angeles based street artist that specialises in bold stencil and installation work, inspired by world news events, society, the urban environment, culture and politics. His critically acclaimed work combines humour, irony, criticism and unique opinion to create art that engages on many levels.
Since graduating with 1st Class honours, Steven has shown his work at Tate Britain & the National Portrait gallery as well at galleries in Europe & the USA. Collage obsessed artist & street photographer Steven Quinn likes to combine cut-outs from old magazines and historic imagery to create often apocalyptic, sometimes humorous narratives.His most current themes are domesticizing nuclear, political and intergalactic conflicts.
East London based, their designs are based around elements such as typography, music, optical illusions & geometry. Bright colours are the hallmark of their signature style and combined with bold, flat graphics, the result is a range of products that are both classic, modern and timeless.
is a socio-political artist acclaimed for his graphic exploration of a broad variety of contemporary issues from global history to current affairs.
After a decade working in 3D imagery in the architectural world, Adam finally put his 3D images to work and now creates 3D artwork full time. He draws on his memories of how popular culture influenced his life.
Shuby's street art began in 2006 with work inspired by the singer and dancer Josephine Baker, illustrator Martin Sharp and film maker Busby Berkeley's, 'Lady In The Tutti Frutti Hat'. The common motif of the three being the banana. Shuby has pasted her collaged posters in many destinations around the world from busy cities like New York, London, Paris, Sydney & Berlin. Her banana and bunny motif have become a naughty but innocent calling card, instantly recognizable & intrinsically humorous.
STATIC is the combined creative output of Craig Evans & Tom Jackson. Founded in 2006, STATIC have worked with a number of international galleries and have painted murals in the UK and as far away as Japan.
British artist Will Teather is renowned for creating contemporary images that reveal an adventurous imagination. Influenced by magical-realism and lifting motifs from diverse sources such as Flemish still life, baroque art and Weimar painters, the artist enters into conversation with the history of painting with the aim of bringing a present-day sensibility to the table.
THIRSTY BSTRD (aka Julien Surdeau) is a French visual artist from Paris. Using spray paint, stencils, stickers and videos, his work is a satirical commentary about society, politics and consumerism. By giving powerful symbols and popular images a humorous twist, Thirsty BSTRD’s work is emotive and thought provoking.
Adrian's work focuses on the intrinsic & intricate art of drawing. After studying graphic design, designing album covers record companies such as Sony & Decca, along with a host of independent labels. This work developed his eclectic taste in music.
As an award winning artist, with collectors across the globe, the link between his love of music and drawing triggered an instinctive journey for his latest collection. Using vintage magazines & newspapers, acrylic paint & hand embellished gold leaf his work has the most amazing finish.
On New Year’s Day in 1999, three men embarked on a mission to adopt an internationally recognisable street art image, that image was the toaster. Found anywhere from billboards, shop fronts, stickers and stencils, the urbanised toaster can be seen across the UK and beyond, appearing on the streets of Berlin, LA, and Tokyo to name but a few.
Want Some Studio is award winning illustrator Marco Bevilacqua. Marco creates detailed hand drawn pencil illustrations that incorporate portraits, typography & icons. The work is usually created with a range of fancy pencils, some £1.00 felt tip pens from Lidl and a wee bit of digital from his studio in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Growing up amongst his father's print business, print was in Will's blood experimenting with letraset, markers & ink, as a child. His artwork incorporates symbolism derived from ancient spirituality, Northern European folklore and mythology within a distinctly urban context.
Nick Watson is a London based artist, having studied for a BA (Hons) Visual Arts and then completing an MA Fine Art course at Camberwell College of Arts, Nick has always been interested in Contemporary painting, Pop and Street art. In his own work, the artist aims to produce a painting which merges image, pattern and colour, offering a visual experience that will engage viewers.
Lu West is a South African printmaker and illustrator working and living in London, United Kingdom. Working from her Kew Gardens Studio, Lu uses traditional silkscreen printing to create her bold and colourful limited edition wall art.