Author: Jenny Shepherd

Q&A with Bonnie and Clyde

On the occasion of her new release, Everybody Loves The Sunshine (mini), Bonnie & Clyde answers our burning questions about her new work, her practice, and what's next.

 Everybody Loves The Sunshine (mini)


AR: What was the inspiration behind your new print, Everybody Loves The Sunshine (mini)?

 Everybody Loves The Sunshine (mini) is a dreamscape. A snapshot into an imagined life and is based on pure escapism, the power of the landscape, the power of the mind and illusion.


AR: Do you see this work as a continuation of previous work or a series, or a new departure in your practice?

My work tends to be one continuation. Even though I thought it was part of a series I believe it’s all a continuation. I like to change around a bit but it is an unfolding.

AR: What does a typical day look like for you?

I work in my studio in town so I am there most of the time. My day is often running the business of being an artist which sometimes involves the creative side of making art ;) I often listen to 6music or lectures by amazing teachers on human potential & energy work and quantum theorists. hehe



AR: What’s your favourite creative work (artwork, music, play, film, etc)

I love and get inspired by many creative sources. I am fascinated by music and would love to make electronic deep disco but I haven’t got there yet. I love film – recently loved Parasite, Dark Waters, I love Pedro Almodavar films, Wim Wenders, and appreciate their attention to use of environment and sensory harmony.


AR: When did you know you wanted to pursue a life in art?

I thought I would be an architect but that was not particularly encouraged because of the 7 years of studying and It was still very much a man’s career really – my work experience was in an architects office and although I loved it, it was full of blokes at their drawing tables apologising to me for their swearing! I realised I was an artist early on but spent a lot of time in the design world leading up to it.



AR: What did it feel like when you sold your first artwork?

Selling art is a thrill. It never gets boring. I appreciate every sale and it always humbles me. I put energy into making the art – love and energy -  and when it comes back in the form of appreciation and therefore money it is gratifying. Knowing that your vision relates to people is an amazing feeling. 


AR: What is your earliest art memory?

Earliest proper art memory is being in the presence of Hockney at the film and photography museum in Bradford. And also visiting the incredible Salts Mill in Bradford. This place really shaped my world.


AR: What’s next?

Next project is continuing to get my growing understanding of the universe into my artworks.  It’s important for people to focus on the positive in whatever way they can and if life isn’t the best it can be then daydreaming is a good way to do that. 


Check out Bonnie and Clyde's wonderful work here


Wobbly by Erwin Wurm
Wobbly £7,650
Ivy Mike by Robert Longo
Ivy Mike £14,280

Robert Longo


Limited edition of 15

Forest of Doxa by Robert Longo
Balloon Animals I Matching Set by Jeff Koons
Balloon Animals I Matching Set £45,900

Jeff Koons


Limited edition of 999

Diamond (Blue) by Jeff Koons
"Coca Cola" Glass Vase £4,250

Ai Weiwei


Limited edition of 300

Mel Ferrer's Nightmare (Grey With Flowers) by Pure Evil
Mel Ferrer's Nightmare (Grey With Flowers) £1,500

Pure Evil


Limited edition of AP

The Wild Swim from £120

Oli Mumby

Various sizes

Off You Pop by Louise Nordh
Off You Pop £95

Louise Nordh

35 x 35cm

Limited edition of 30

Moving Forms by Mr Penfold
Moving Forms £165

Mr Penfold

26 x 30cm

Limited edition of 15

Inside Mickey's Heart from £150

Angel London

Various sizes

Navy Boy £175

Charlie Evaristo-Boyce

50 x 70cm

Limited edition of 25

I Will Bite from £135

Mathilda Mai

Various sizes

Italian Summer by SODA
Italian Summer £125


42 x 29.7cm

Limited edition of 40

Let's Get It On £595

Linda Charles

56 x 76cm

Limited edition of 45

Wash the Blues Away by Charlie Haydn Taylor
Wash the Blues Away from £150

Charlie Haydn Taylor

Various sizes

Inhale £175

Joe Webb

50 x 70cm

Limited edition of 30

Roarsome - Green by And Wot
Roarsome - Green £195

And Wot

50 x 70cm

Limited edition of 2

Fresh £200

Hannah Adamaszek

60 x 75.5cm

Limited edition of 15

Destroy the Patriarchy Not the Planet (Mini) £400

Hannah Shillito

27.9 x 21cm

Limited edition of 20

Scratchin' Cats (Blue) £150

The Cameron Twins

33 x 36cm

Limited edition of 20

Fast Dog £95

Gavin Dobson

50 x 70cm

Limited edition of 100

In The Sky With Stars £195

Charlie Evaristo-Boyce

70 x 100cm

Limited edition of 16

Gamebuoy by Nick Chaffe
Gamebuoy £100

Nick Chaffe

29.7 x 42cm

Limited edition of 50

Seascape W £300

Newton Blades

50 x 30cm

Limited edition of 100