Brian Deighton

…Coltrane, Monk and Townes van Zandt, Electric Mud and Sandinista. Malevich, Freidrich, El Lissitzky, Baselitz, Richter, Manu Chao. Guston’s Blue Swell, Door to the River, Tony Bevan, King Tubby, and Gurrumul. Lao Tzu, George Fox and Leonard Cohen, Agnes Martin, Sean Scully and Sonny Boy. Olson, Duncan and Jack Spicer, John Tams, PJ Harvey, and The Teskey Brothers…

 

1950 b.Yorkshire. 1970s: Community and Poster Artist. Education: 1984 Byam Shaw B.A.(Dist),1988 Goldsmiths MA. Residencies incl: Moscow Union of Artists, Ansoar Fornas, Galicia. Selector: Hugh Casson Drawing Prize, RA, 2005. Trustee: Kingsgate Studios 1998-2006. Teaching includes: Course Director HNC Fine Art, KCC, CSM MA, KIAD, UEL MA, WAES, V&A, Barbican, Camden Arts Centre. Collections: V&A, LBH&F, Warner Bros, Kunst-Archiv Peter Kerschgens, Sunshine International Art Museum Beijing. Exhibitions include: Towner, Griffin Gallery, London Group, Riverside Studios, Holland, Galicia, Moscow, China, Zog House, Hortensia Gallery, Knapp Gallery, PM Gallery, ‘Platform 12’ digital mural Kings Cross, Coastal Currents, Burton and Stratton Galleries (Hastings), East & South, Watermans Arts Centre, Barbican (Curve), Woodlands Art Gallery, Warsaw Biennale