Shadow Factories by Howard Arkley
Ray Edgar and Ashley Crawford wonder whether Arkley's painting Shadow Factories, inspired by a Peter Carey story, is a celebration or condemnation of its subject.
Nick Cave by Howard Arkley
Ray Edgar and Ashley Crawford sing the praises of this portrait which conjures so many sides of the singer Nick Cave.
Deluxe Setting by Howard Arkley
Curator Jason Smith and artist Kathy Temin deconstruct Arkley’s work Deluxe Setting, examining the formal aspects of the work and feelings it evokes in the viewer.
Superb + Solid by Howard Arkley
Andy McDonald sheds some light on Arkley’s work Superb and Solid.
Fabricated Rooms by Howard Arkley
Ashley Crawford suggests that the anarchy in Primitive is what gives the work its life and energy but the control in Fabricated Rooms proves Arkley has become a master artist.
Indoors/Outdoors by Howard Arkley
The suburbs are Arkley’s master stroke. Ray Edgar and Chris McAuliffe consider Indoors/Outdoors where patterns normally associated with suburban interiors get an airing outside.