I was recently interviewed by Reset//, which can be found here: http://www.resetfinearts.com/jenny-beard I discuss my background and development of an artist, and discuss themes within my work.
Photos by Jenny Briggs and Paul Ellison Myself and Benjamin Craven were recently commissioned by Yorkshire Design Group in partnership with In Good Company to paint a mural on their ‘floating office’. The office is permanently docked just behind 46 The Calls, and functions as Leeds only […]
(up to date as of 17/07/2019) Jenny Beard is a painter working within contemporary painting, and her process is built upon automatic drawing, using digital tools to create and manipulate sketches. Abstract imagery is used to explore optical space, depth, and flatness. The work is […]
Influenced by the works of Robert Ryman and Cy Twombly, Suzan Frecon’s abstract paintings are meticulous studies in colour and composition. Using her own hand-made encaustic and paints with varying degrees of luster, Frecon works with a discrete vocabulary of geometric and rounded shapes that achieve balance through size and […]
In May I was contacted by Miss Selfridge to work with them on their Summer campaign. I created a large scale painterly backdrop for the editorial shoots, film and displays in their london store. We also created a short film of the process, which you […]