Watch “Loop – Viv Owen” on YouTube

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Preview my short film.

Now showing…

“Alt” . . . . at Butterfly Fine Art, Manchester until Saturday. 

Work underway 

I’ve been in the studio sporadically for the past few weeks.  Had some exhibitions to sort out (see previous posts) and a new drawing session I’m running. Here are the progress photos of my latest painting…

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The Man/Woman Exhibition opened yesterday at Butterfly Fine Art in Manchester. Here’s fellow artist Francis Charlton and myself at the preview. Full exhibition details on the website 

Next show

Very pleased to announce that I’ll be showing at Exhibit Here again this month: 19 – 23 July, Menier Gallery Southwark. Full details on the website.  


Completed the painting, now entitled ‘Haze’ a few days ago. Since then I’ve been taking the final tuition session before summer, finalising a project I’ll be revealing soon, and starting a new painting.

Haze 08Jul16

This is the underpainting: prussian blue, burnt sienna and burnt umber oils on white primed canvas.


Exhibition news:

I’ll have an announcement for you very soon- an exhibition later in the month

“On Track” continues until 15 July at  Blue Moon Cafe, Sheffield (next to the cathedral)