ART & DESIGN
Experimental mixed media work exploring extreme weather and its impact in creating Dystopian environments.
Exploring cells, the unseen world around us. Creating repeat patterns and abstract works using print, drawing and stitch elements.
The duality of man - alter egos- perception of self, through illustration, drawing, photography and experimental mixed media processes.
Exploring Dystopian themes- creating a graphic novel/ dystopian diary using both digital and hand drawn elements.
Interference through photography exploring the natural world. Distorting and enhancing colours and patterns within nature.
Range of experimental work based on Space Opera.
Exploring pollution of our seas- using mixed media approaches, creating drawings and sculptural outcomes.
Exploring the supernatural and surreal. Creating creatures inhabiting otherworldly spaces and universes.
Exploring pollution of our environment. Using rubbish to create sculptural land art to be photographed.
Creating propaganda style posters to highlight the plight of war veterans who suffer from PTSD.
A series of creature concepts, consisting of supernatural hybrid creatures reimagined by James. Mixed media approaches, pixel art and animation.
Photographing family. Exploring and recording family dynamics and creating a log of memories from this time.
Impact of social media on the young. Mixed media approaches - collage, drawing and digital techniques.
Extreme weather. Digital and hand based experimentations resulting in abstract representations of weather and its impact on our environment.
Memory loss- experimental drawing methods, collage and digital approaches, creating images that communicate memory loss in a range of ways.
Recycled fashion/ sustainable fashion - fashion styling developed further with hand based methods including collage.
Character designs, supernatural creatures, concepts for possible game linking to the theme Interference.
Twins- exploring similarities and differences through photography, using symmetry and asymmetry. Creating multi layered experimental 3D outcomes.
Control and use of our data. Raising awareness of how readily we give up our personal data to large companies/corporations everyday, through a series of posters and Gifs. Using photography, hand based and digital techniques.
Exploring euphoria and distortion. Ways in which reality can be distorted and altered. Using mixed media, drawing, illustration and digital processes.
Opposites - photography and graphic design processes used to create record sleeve designs.
Anti Bullying campaign comic- creating his own character concepts and narrative. Using illustration and mixed media processes.
Pollution in our seas- exploring theme through drawing, using found materials and scanography - creating series of abstract mixed media drawings and repeat patterns.
Endangered species. Exploring the negative impact humans can have on different animal species. Using mixed media approaches to create posters and illustrations.
The theme Interference viewed in a positive manner using bold graphic design processes. Employing hand based and digital techniques to create a powerful and rich series of graphic images.
Memories and how memories fade- linking to fashion and changing styles, employing both digital and hand drawn elements.
Mental health - the journey of recovery. Using eyes to convery and display emotions. Mixed media approaches.
Exploring the 9 circles of Hell. Supernatural creatures and spaces. Animations, digital edits adding supernatural creatures to everyday settings and illustrated books.