Oil by Nigel Moores
Nigel was born in Manchester and studied art in Cheltenham and London. He has taught and practised his art throughout his life. He is a visiting tutor for several Art Societies and various artist's groups and was chairman of Borderlands Artist's Consortium, in Hampshire, Surrey and Berkshire. After a recent move he now lives and works in South Devon.
'For me, art is about discovery.
Little is clear at the outset of each piece, but a hesitant confidence in the process and a hope that one may touch a rawness with honesty.
I attempt to get to what lies beneath the surface, what is the essence or the memory of a feeling?
To what changes and what remains?
To what it is to be alive?
The cave wall and the canvas, are a means to fix visions and make discoveries of what lies within and hopefully make sense of one's relationship with what
Nigel has exhibited widely in the UK and has work in many collections and in several countries.
Oil on Board