Black and the Union Jack

Some years back there was a chant going round with the right wingers of east London “There ain’t no Black in the Union Jack”.

“Oh yes there is”, is my response, in paintings, to that chant.

These victorious black athletes put Britain at the top of its game in sports.

IMG_3313Lewis Hamilton, 2019, 40 x 25cm

IMG_3312Dina Asher-Smith, 2019, 40 x 25cm

IMG_2834Linford Christie, 2017, 25 x 40cm

IMG_2832Prince Naseem Hamed, 2017, 25 x 40cm

IMG_2823xxx 2019, 25 x 40cm

IMG_2822Mohamed Farah, 2018, 40 x 25cm

IMG_2820Daly Thompson, 2017, 25 x 40cm

IMG_1782Jessica Ennis, 2018, 25 x 40cm