Born in Singapore, brought up in a remote Welsh valley and now living in Macclesfield Gareth is an emerging mixed media artist whose work is gathering increased interest from contemporary art collectors.
Utilising a range of techniques from photography to digital to traditional pen and brush his work is influenced by childhood memories, vintage textiles, street and comic art and an O.C.D. attention to detail.Unconstrained by the need to conform to traditional codes he employs whatever skills and materials needed to achieve the desired result.
Gareth exhibits extensively in UK galleries and at Art Fairs.
His latest series ‘Urban Geisha’ draws upon his influences and interest in materials and comic art to create 21stCentury 'Street' versions of the traditional Geisha.Each piece is made to order with varying levels of hand embellishment.