Anthony Whishaw

Concepts Explorations of memory, experience and ideas of experience, from landscape, interiors, human predicament attempting to capture and play with images jostling to form- just before perception - a kind of mental cubism. Works, on the edge of representation, varying in intent, scale, depiction, try to reconcile illusion/allusion, abstract/figurative, past/present pictorial languages to create an autonomous, unforeseen visual experience.Influences Aesthetic/Formal concern, The human figure, Psychology, Ideas of memory and experience, British, European Art.Career path Qualifications: 1955 ARCA (1st class hons), Royal College of Art 1952 NDD, Chelsea School of Art Teaching Experience: 1958/90 Part-time Lecturer, Chelsea School of Art, BA and MA 1963/90 Part-time Lecturer, St. Martin's School of Art, BA Royal Academy (occasional) - MA Canterbury - BA Areas of work: Exhibiting Collections: City Art Galleries, Sheffield Power Art Gallery Huddersfield Art Gallery Arts Council of England, Collection National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Tate Gallery, London Royal Academy, London Museo de Arte Moderno, Murcia, Spain read full statement