Ashley Bickerton

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

Mixed media is the name of the game for artist Ashley Bickerton who creates abstract portraits out of various found objects, plywood, along with oil and acrylic paints. Bickerton is considered a pioneer Neo-Geometric (“Neo-Geo”) Conceptualism, which rejects Neo-Expressionist trends in painting, and critiques the mechanization and commercialization of the modern world, using geometry as a metaphor for society.

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

art blog - Ashley Bickerton - empty kingdom

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