The Child Within

I enjoy loosing myself when pondering on the cosmos. My imagination runs free as I imagine forms yet unseen and play with ideas without the limitations of convention or knowledge...

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  • Abstract Figurative Artwork - Beneath the Surface

    The Child Within

  • I am moved as much by the beauty of colour as by an artwork's visual form. If an image, a poem or a piece of music rewards you over a spell of time so that you are driven to return, then it has some value...
  • The Child Within is an expression that plays with ideas about our surface and interior.

The Child Within


  • As I gaze at the image above I see the outline of a small child crouching in the lower left, their head bowed, their slight body leans heavy against a wall of light. It may be this child is one and the same as the torso that fills the stage. As if within the confident folds of vibrant light that represents the life we show to the world, a less certain, vulnerable, yet protected self, resides.
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  • Mike