Part biogrophy and part art iconography, I have repeatedly returned to the studies of the nurse and baby, which originally came from medical books on 'How to take care of baby'. The biographical element being artist as a baby and my mother who was a nurse. The Iconography of the Madonna and child here represented as a surrogate carer and infant, the Red Cross becoming a symbol foreshadowing the infants fate.

Part biogrophy and part art iconography, I have repeatedly returned to the studies of the nurse and baby, which originally came from medical books on 'How to take care of baby'. The biographical element being artist as a baby and my mother who was a nurse. The Iconography of the Madonna and child here represented as a surrogate carer and infant, the Red Cross becoming a symbol foreshadowing the infants fate.

Nurse Applying Nappy
Nurse Applying Nappy

Oil on canvas

180cmx80cm

2000

lastwash.jpg
safety pin.jpg
nurse and baby feeding.jpg
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.10.png
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.45.00.png
baby destroyed.jpg
NURSE & BABY
NURSE & BABY
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.45.30.png
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.47.png
How Not to Hold Baby
How Not to Hold Baby

Charcoal chalk on paper

A1

1997

How To Wash Baby
How To Wash Baby

Charcoal chalk on paper

A1

1997

Making taking care of baby (The Anointment)
Welcome We Are Very Pleased To Meet You
Welcome We Are Very Pleased To Meet You

Oil on canvas

130cmx200cm

2011

Removing Something Degenerate
Removing Something Degenerate

Etching and dry point

2012

colour surg.jpg
gloves.jpg
nurse and baby mixed media on paper.jpg
baby.jpg
baby with bottlejpeg.jpg
baby with bottle.jpg
baby-26.jpg
baby-11.jpg
baby-10.jpg
3394427065_15fe4c6727_o.jpg
old sketch-49.jpg
old sketch-48.jpg
Nurse and baby.jpg
Before the Flood.jpg
baby dull.jpg
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.33.png
 Part biogrophy and part art iconography, I have repeatedly returned to the studies of the nurse and baby, which originally came from medical books on 'How to take care of baby'. The biographical element being artist as a baby and my mother who was a nurse. The Iconography of the Madonna and child here represented as a surrogate carer and infant, the Red Cross becoming a symbol foreshadowing the infants fate.
Nurse Applying Nappy
lastwash.jpg
safety pin.jpg
nurse and baby feeding.jpg
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.10.png
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.45.00.png
baby destroyed.jpg
NURSE & BABY
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.45.30.png
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.47.png
How Not to Hold Baby
How To Wash Baby
Making taking care of baby (The Anointment)
Welcome We Are Very Pleased To Meet You
Removing Something Degenerate
colour surg.jpg
gloves.jpg
nurse and baby mixed media on paper.jpg
baby.jpg
baby with bottlejpeg.jpg
baby with bottle.jpg
baby-26.jpg
baby-11.jpg
baby-10.jpg
3394427065_15fe4c6727_o.jpg
old sketch-49.jpg
old sketch-48.jpg
Nurse and baby.jpg
Before the Flood.jpg
baby dull.jpg
Screenshot 2019-04-22 at 20.44.33.png

Part biogrophy and part art iconography, I have repeatedly returned to the studies of the nurse and baby, which originally came from medical books on 'How to take care of baby'. The biographical element being artist as a baby and my mother who was a nurse. The Iconography of the Madonna and child here represented as a surrogate carer and infant, the Red Cross becoming a symbol foreshadowing the infants fate.

Nurse Applying Nappy

Oil on canvas

180cmx80cm

2000

NURSE & BABY
How Not to Hold Baby

Charcoal chalk on paper

A1

1997

How To Wash Baby

Charcoal chalk on paper

A1

1997

Making taking care of baby (The Anointment)
Welcome We Are Very Pleased To Meet You

Oil on canvas

130cmx200cm

2011

Removing Something Degenerate

Etching and dry point

2012

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