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artist in LONDON
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When the present has given up on the future, we must listen for the relics of the future in the unactivated potentials of the past.

I refuse to give up on the future.


Go this way...





Mark

Icarus 3000


Hand-pulled 4-colour screenprint edition at (760 x 760 mm) on hand-pressed Somerset Newsprint 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper. gold leaf and matte black ink. Signed, titled & numbered /100.








Europe Ozymandias


Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper. matte charcoal ink. Signed, titled & numbered /100.



The Alleys of Your Mind


Hand-pulled 1-colour screenprint edition at (56 x 76 cm) on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet Black 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper. offwhite/grey ink. Signed, titled & numbered /100.






Eternity


Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper. matte charcoal ink. Signed, titled & numbered /100. Printed with the glittering Aida Wilde. Thank you.










Sleep 🌙


Sculpted wax head, shattered and then photographed. The head was finally reassembled back to it’s original state. Sleep is fragile and temporary.
John Foxx & John Karborn. 2019




Love & Factory


Petals, paint, print and glass mixed media collage sculpture. 2013.

Achival Giclée fine-art print edition on German Etching Cotton-rag paper, signed, titled & numbered.

A2 - £80

(420 x 594 mm)
Edition /100

A0 - £250

(841 x 1189 mm)
Edition /25




With Courage and Confidence we Look Towards the Future



(135 x 200 cm) fine-art pure-black ink print on fine heavy bodied silk.





Pleasure & Beauty



Spraypaint and etched out letters on london street paving slab. By KARBORN + MOBSTR 2018.

£2000 SOLD





Theatre of Memory
£2500 SOLD



I would just like you to know that it’s about lots of different things, made in lots of different ways.









We are not going in circles, we are going upwards. The path is a spiral; we have already climbed many steps.



Cutting select sentences from BBC news articles is a good game. MOBSTR n KARBORN chewed it up in 2019. 







Please take your time. There is so much to see here.


Discovery! 

To arrive back where we started and to really know that place for the first time


Time.


No you don’t. Formed plastics, foam, lithograph, tissue and marker pen on black mount. Original artwork.










You can go anywhere, anytime, your only limitation is your imagination.





And like this we walked together, framed in orbs of electric light



ETERNITY


‘Everyone’s trying to sell you the future...

But it doesnt exist yet and it belongs to you anyway.’

It’s Full of Stars

Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Black magnani reveret 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper, signed, titled & numbered /100.





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Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper, signed, titled & numbered /100.


She Dreams Sisyphus

Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper, signed, titled & numbered /100.



Eternity

Hand-pulled screenprint fine art edition at 56 x 76 cm on hand-pressed Somerset Velvet 250gsm archival rough-edged cotton rag paper. matte charcoal ink. Signed, titled & numbered /100.




Walking Man

Hand-printed ink Risograph fine art edition at A3 size (297 x 420 mm) on 240gsm Munken paper, signed & numbered /30.*

£20 - SOLD OUT


Europe Ozymandias

Hand-printed ink Risograph fine art edition at A3 size (297 x 420 mm) on 170gsm Munken paper, signed & numbered /25.

£20 - SOLD OUT


How I Learned to Fall into an Infinite Abyss Whilst Standing Perfectly Still

Hand-printed ink Risograph fine art edition at A3 size (297 x 420 mm) on 240gsm Munken paper, signed & numbered /30.*

£20 - SOLD OUT






Anything you want. Anytime. Anyplace.


Rough pure-ink Risograph fine art edition at A3 size (297 x 420 mm) on 240gsm Munken paper, signed & numbered /50.



Eschers Acid. Eschers Nightmare.
Despite all obstacles.