1 What is/are the primary reason(s) for you to make work in the first
To engage with the world around me . That there are other ways of looking at the situation. Building your own thoughts and ideas .
2 What do you intend your work to convey to an audience?
The search for your own place .
3 Why do you work in your chosen medium and format?
Because it is immediate and it relates to how i operate in the world.
4 Technically speaking how do you go about constructing your work, that is the image or object itself?
What devices do you employ? Assemblage and Collage, Painting and Cladding , Construction and Deconstruction.
5 Which period(s)/artists/specific works of art are you influenced by and how directly? How does this manifest in your work?
The Bauhaus, Pop Art, DIY.
6 What stimulates/informs your work from the world around you?
Mans ingenuity and inventiveness. Mans interaction with his environment in the pursuit of a better world !!!
7 What stimulates/informs your work from your own personal experience?
My own memory and imagination , growing up in East Africa,
8 From where do you derive your other visual source material (i.e. non art historical) and how do you implement this material within your work?
Books, Radio, Films, Second Hand Shops, Walking about , documentaries and stories, driving around, scrap yards, the city, the countryside etc
9 What are the main problems that you face in making your work?
Time , Money and Space .
10 Where do you intend to take your work from here?
To the next venue , onwards and upwards .