Anthony Heywood

The impact of Anthony’s work has been consistent throughout his career, and he has generated regional, national and international coverage because of the nature of his work. It involves using ready-mades natural materials and household detritus. This generates a particular aesthetic which challenges the observer’s perception of beauty. This has created public, press and media interest.

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Drawings ‘ Species Series’

over the last several years I have been researching into how issues of climate change and environmental effects have affected our wildlife and plants, one product of my research haas been a series of drawings which focus on an endangered species and I have made a sereis of works on the topic, for example with the drawing of newts above it is as though the life is being washed out of them through the process of the inks and pigments in the drawings