Skull paintings, 2008


An informal series of paintings executed in 2008, in oil and oil stick over black gesso on canvas, which includes the works 'The Fellow of the Royal Society, The Academician and The Docker', 'The Board of Trustees', 'Three High Court Judges and a Paedophile' and 'The Form Giver'. A selection of the paintings were published in the limited edition book 'Skulls 2008: King Death Laughing at the Pretensions of Rank', and certain of the works were exhibited at Phillips in New York in Don't Forget the Lamb.