1992 Chicago USA, and Andy Doig fell at the feet of Neon. His return to England saw a meteoric rise from admirer to craftsman in just two years. Under the wings of London’s top specialist neon house, Argon Neon, he cut his teeth working on West End musicals, popular TV shows and independent film. Learning the particular design and creative methods required for neon seemed second nature, “Understanding the whole process is part of the Art form for me. I love working with glass, and get equally excited installing in a gallery space or abandoned warehouse”. Finding fresh thought and ideas from his surroundings, journeys and personal encounters, Andy’s art is always connected to his heart. He remains the director, producer and author to all his neon art.
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