Martyn Cross

Artist, Writer

Approved: 23.01.2007

"My studio practice mostly involves the creation of paintings but I also work with sculptural forms, interventions and installation. The works usually depict beings in ponderous poses and transcendental states, their possessions charged with human characteristics. Taking inspiration from the artwork and artifacts of ancient civilizations, together with signifiers of contemporary living, I try to conjure a world that slips between the cracks; something that is equal parts frightening, funny and falling apart."

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