John Simpson examines the history of folk tale and myth, exploring the relationship between the human figure and animal forms. Often introducing contemporary elements to these classical subjects, his imagery seems caught somewhere between childhood imagination and adult reasoning. It is his ability to capture the physical and psychological nature of these creatures that can both disquiet and enchant in equal measure. With worldwide acclaim, Simpson has exhibited in New York, Los Angeles, London and Sao Paulo.
Fortnum’s X Frank is one of the boldest and most exciting projects in our...
September 15, 2016