Highly accomplished in its deployment of various materials and techniques, Josh Bowe’s work, although primarily figurative, nonetheless represents an on-going investigation into the fundamentals of representation and abstraction. At once complex and intuitive, his paintings combine form, colour and texture to create a strong sense of vigour and dynamism, the contrasting figurative and abstract pictorial elements stimulating the viewer to see familiar subjects in fresh and challenging ways. Moreover, by staying faithful to well-established aesthetic principles, Josh Bowe’s image-making pulls off that all too elusive balancing act between innovation and accessibility, endowing his work with exceptional intellectual and visual appeal.

and I am working persistently………….

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  • Joined: August 2008


Feels like its all changed....

Sorry havent been logged into my account here for a long time, so i apologise now for any comments i have not responded to recently, since i last logged in things have changed a lot on here, and i haven’t a clue where to find my list of recent comments. Any help would be very welcome, cheers, Josh
Posted over 6 years – 7 comments

Can we only have 30 different sections in our portfolios?

Pretty much as above, anyone out there know?
Posted about 7 years – 5 comments

Just some thoughts........

Step 1: Create a consumer society in which a poorly educated underclass are bombarded with images of the ignorant, selfish overclass flaunting their obscene wealth (thanks, MTV!) / Step 2: Keep the suckers in debt and use their petty crimes to keep the prison/police system busy, thus creating a climate of fear and allowing the real criminals to keep getting away with it / Step 3: When it all inev…
Posted over 7 years – 14 comments


Sorely missed, not many heros left in the once heroic music industry………. / GIL SCOTT HERON / If the right of free speech is truly what it’s supposed to be, then anything you say is alright – Gil Scott Heron
Posted almost 8 years – Leave a comment
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