Birthday poem for Caroline Wiseman, 2017.
In my lifelong hunt for the grottesco – I have travelled far and wide, both physically as a sort of acquisitive eyeball, or as a metaphysical tourist, and mentally, in my daydreams and reveries.
Shaun Caton and performers in part 3 of his epic performance, “rainschemes for insomniacs: A kitchen stink drama”, produced by the Pacitti Company for SPILL Festival of Performance 2016. Taxidermy specimens kindly displayed by the Ipswich Natural History Museum collection. Photographs copyright 2016 by Julius G. Beltrame.
Recent gouaches, watercolours and crayon drawings on paper.
Collages made from scraps of coloured paper mounted on card. All March 2017. Photographs copyright 2017 by Julius G. Beltrame.