Fergus Polglase

Central Saint Martins

Polglase aims to slow the viewer down and appreciate mark making, texture, colour and scale that “you won’t get on a screen.” He focuses on constructing layers of paint through a laborious process that is violent, fast and instinctive. He throws paint onto unstretched canvas on the floor. Inspired by Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S Thompson and other themes such as masculinity, sports players and motorcycle gangs, Road Trip is based on an imagined motorcycle ride down a long stretch of road in the American desert.

Road Trip

Acrylic, gloss paint, oil bar, pin badges, a seed, oil pastel and chalk on canvas

230 x 160 cm

Price: £1500

 

SHARE
Categories

London

Date

September 1, 2019 5:58 pm

Author

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>