“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.” - Albert Einstein
Pura Vida: Red Eyed Tree Frog
What if one small event was taken away from your past? How would your life be now?
The Left Hand That Caught Me Falling
Sometimes in life you fall. Fall from love, fall from grace, fall from self, fall from dreams. This is a sculpture of the beautiful hand that caught my soul as it plummeted. I am forever grateful.
2015 Guinness World Record for "The smallest sculpture of a human form". A sculpture about trust, tiny in space yet born of a love spanning a lifetime.
Body Obsessed World II
How do I perceive my own body?
The Hand that Caught Me Falling
Sometimes in life you fall. Fall from love, fall from grace, fall from self, fall from dreams. This is the sculpture of the beautiful hand that caught my soul as it plummeted.
Emerging from Water
Without fail science, magic, and religion have pandered to the cult of youthfulness. This sculpture explores our obcession with youth and beauty.
Kiss of Chytrid
We are witnessing a mass extinction of Amphibia. An exotic fungus called Chytrid is delivering the blow.
Consciousness is the state of being aware of an external object or something within oneself.
An etching on copper of my mother’s hand as she imagines holding me as a baby.
This ground-breaking video is the first ever film of nano technology using painstakingly slow stop frame photography on a Scanning Electron Microscope.
Permanent Collection of the Science Centre, Singapore.
A Mother's Hand is the fuel that enables normal people to achieve the IMPOSSIBLE.
Urgent Need to Be Remembered
This work is a major evolution in my anamorphic sculptures. It is both oil painting and sculpture. A painstaking project of painting the hand in oil using only the reflection as a reference.
Learning To Receive
Gracious acceptance is an art.
Long Day in Pretoria With Frog
The Fragile Giant
Ivory-seeking poachers have killed 100,000 African elephants in just three years
Tribute to Holbein in Other Dimensions
2017 | Oil and Resin On Aluminium | 200 X 185 X 25 cm
This work delivers a further analysis of master work "The Ambassadors" by Hans Holbein the Younger. Its is based on a technique widely used in astronomy to look deeper into heavenly bodies.
This work explores the nature of Childhood and the complex relationship between fantasy and reality.
Cupid and Psyche: The Second Kiss
Inspired by Antonio Canova's sculpture in the Louvre. A 30-year love story.
How do you feel about yourself? How do you feel about your actions?
At the singularity moment, a human made machine will design a machine more advanced than itself. This moment will mark the end of mankind's dominance.
A private commission for a collector inspired by the smaller scale work called Kiss of Chytrid. This is an outdoor piece is designed to live on a lake.
Mom, I so want you to hold me like you did when I was a child
A sculpture of my mother's hands. The hands that nurtured me, taught me, held me.
This work paints the surprisingly spiritual conversation I had with one powerful Goldman Sachs banker as he sat in the eye of the storm..
Dad, I Need You Right Now
A sculpture exploring the relationship between a son and his father, touching on both the physical and emotional.
The Savoy Cat
Permanent collection of the Savoy, London. We believe in superstition as an irrational response to our lack of understanding.
Explanation of the Connection Between Universe and Self
As we move deeper into the 21st century humankind is only just starting to develop an understanding of the interconnectedness of all things.
Your Actions Ripple Through Seven Generations
In this sculpture I map the morphic relationship we have with our ancestors. It is the wedding photo of my grandparents.
Satori is a Japanese Buddhist term for "Enlightenment". Buddhist teachings explain that our perceptions of reality are built on the foundation of ego.
Dad, I Can't See You Properly
This nude of my father is my study on how data flows through the human corpus collosum. We all exist as split personalities: spiritual and operational.
This is a study of the "Meta Ego", a modern technological evolution of the ancient Self. How much data is needed to represent the self?
'Faces of the Moon' explores my own face as I move through my biorhythmic dance with the moon.
The Astronomer's Wife
"I want enlightenment and I want it now!"
I'll Always Know You're Behind Me
Dietro di me is a larger-than-life sculpture of a my father. A series of cross-sections of his naked body glazed onto sheets of structural glass. The work explores those times when even the most supportive parent is not there and one learns to be truly alone.
The Veil Between Fantasy and Reality
“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.” ― Albert Einstein
This piece explores the nature of scent, of smell using the visual sense. Is it possible?
Where are you Dad?
This piece zooms subatomic space to the resolution of human understanding. It gives us the opportunity to digest how matter is a matter of perception. We are made up of largely empty space.
Imagine having to flee your homeland because of war, terror or persecution. Imagine being a child and not having your parents with you because they were killed before you left or were unable to leave. Imagine arriving in a strange country, seeking asylum, completely alone. Imagine having absolutely nothing.
Physics is Funny When You're A Child
This is a sculpture of physics at its most hilarious.
The Strong and The Lonely
A deeply personal work exploring ways of communicating complex emotions using just triangles.
Conceived at a deeply challenging time of my life, This work done with acrylic paint and mirrors, explores the way deep joy and pain can co-exist together in the same soul at the same moment in time.
The Door My Daughter Didn't Open
A portrait of my daughter at the age of 13 using a new spray painting technique I've been exploring.
I have travelled much in my life. In fact I have been an immigrant for more than half my life in one place or another. This piece explores how it feels to touch the culture you live in, yet always feeling separated and "elsewhere" at the same time.
Bounded Relationship Relief Coffee Table
This piece explores the vicissitudes of marriage using science as a medium. It deploys the precise language of mathematics to express an ephemeral experience. It transforms love into an algorithm.
2016 | 100 cm x 80 cm x 60 cm
Oil paint on plaster & Stainless Steel
Body Obsessed World
Using parabolic mathematics, this work is an exploration of how the perceptions of society affect how we feel about ourselves.
Please Help Me, I Can't Help You Anymore
Touching the Identum
I've spent my lifetime staring at the heavens; seeking an explanation. Part of me feels I've come close with a theory I call "Identums Collude". This artwork is the closest I've come to communicating the thinking...or at least to communicating the emotions behind thinking it!
What do you believe?
This work explores our almost anamorphic understanding of death and its meaning. It takes a deeper look at how the physical might translate into something deeper without a binary leap from one truth into another.
Where Is Heaven Ester?
Glyndbourne Afternoon Before The Opera
2018 | Ink Polargraph, Acrylic On Paper
Robotic Tears I
Robotic Tears II
2018 | Polargraph Using Ink, Daily Telegraph 1952
This drawing is on an original page from The Daily Telegraph 1952 is inspired by the image of Alan Kurdî, a three-year-old Syrian refugee who drowned on 2 September 2015 in the Mediterranean Sea.
Full and Funky Journey
A portrait of time and friendship.
2018 | Polargraph | Ink on Paper
Eat and Let Eat
I drew this polargraph work on an old Daily Telegraph from 1957. It was inspired by a strange article on the page.