Neil Davies
Neil Davies - Unexpected
11th July to 29th August 2015


Neil Davies - Unexpected In this new collection of work Penwith based artist Neil Davies explores reactions to the unexpected, painting startling aspects of the landscape which have made him stop and take notice. Each canvas is created in response to a single anomaly - a cloud formation, a flash of sunlight on a distant cottage, the twisted contour of a gorse bush or a brand new, bright yellow boat dazzling on a muted granite slipway. From the ancient and familiar landscape of Penwith, Davies draws out nature's surprises, highlighting its endless capacity to turn the ordinary into the thrilling and remarkable.

Neil Davies
Storm Breaking Over Sennen
76 x 101 cms
A walk along Sennen beach after a family meal at the "First and Last". Beach almost empty, sun shining intermittently, our boys chasing each other and us with seaweed. Sun vanishes, and the storm clouds roll in, wolf grey and fox red. Did anyone bring the raincoats ?
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