Church Going I-III (2018, acrylic on canvas)

Church Going I: Mass, Brixton This poignant series draws its title from the famous Larkin poem in which the author, despite himself being an atheist, visits a church mid-week while out cycling and wonders what will become of such buildings once the gradual withdrawal of faith from its once-central place in English life is complete:…

Sonnet 65 (2018, performance)

Since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea But sad mortality o’er-sways their power   How with this rage shall beauty hold a plea, Whose action is no stronger than a flower?   O, how shall summer’s honey breath hold out Against the wrackful siege of batt’ring days,   When rocks impregnable are not…