Portraits

People fascinate me. The shapes of their faces, their expressions, their manner. The way they sit, stand and move. They don’t always like the way I portray them, I don’t always understand why they do like a portrait I’ve made.

In no particular order.

Aloka in his studio, Oil, 2019 52.5 x 61.5cm (NFS)

final 3:4Aloka 2019 52.5 x 61.5cm

final close upAloka and Bodhisattva of Compassion 60 x 71cm

IMG_3015Andy, Lord of Peel, IoM, 2019. (NFS)

IMG_3435Iman of Chittagong, Bangladesh, 2016. 3 x 50.5 cm

Waheeda 3Waheeda, 2016. 29 x 40cm

FullSizeRender-2Adrian Lester as Ira Aldridge in Red Velvet, 2016. 40 x40cm

NHSNHS Nurse 2018. 40 x 40cm

IMG_3677Theresa May, 2019. 28 x 34.5cm

IMG_2928John Peel, BBC Radio DJ, 2011. (NFS)

IMG_3701Boxer, Agony and Ecstasy 2009. 25 x 35cm

IMG_1233Model, 2015. 20 x 30cm

IMG_1249Model, 2015. 20 x 30cm

IMG_1250Model, 2015. 20 x 30cm

IMG_1272Model, 2015. 20 x 30cm

Black girl 2Model, 2015. 20 x 30cm

Peter from art class 1Peter, 2016. 29 x 40cm

Helen (sort of)Helen (sort of), 2016. 20 x 27cm

IMG_3090Ho Chi Minh, 2017 , 2017. 87.5 x 122cm

helen in chairHelen cogitating, 2017. 20 x 30cm, (NFS)

IMG_3368Polly, Paul and Bella 2018) (NFS)

Yuri M E LYuri Gagarin, 2016. 60 x 50cm

yuri iconYuri Icon, 2011. 30 x 40cm

Dh. Subhuti, pastel, 50 x 76cm. 2020

Gillian (RIP) pastel, 50 x 76cm, 2020

Gillian (RIP) 2020, Pastel 50 x 76cm

Goya, Danavira and me, Pastel, 78 x 40cm. 2020

Hitch, Pastel, 50 x 76cm. 2020

JG Ballard, pastel & gouache. 42 x 60 cm

Bh. Sangharakshita (D P Lingwood), Pastel, 50 x 76 cm, 2020.

Dh. Dharmarati. Pastel, 50 x 76 cm. 2020

Maria waiting, Pastel 50 x 76 cm. 2020

IMG_4932Richard, Pastel 50 x 76 cm. 2020

Germaine Greer, Pastel, 50 x 76cm, 2020.

Meditating Chairwoman (Suryagupta), Pastel, 50 x 76cm, 2020.