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March 24, 2020

The Ecstasy (The Bitcoin Angel)

A thundering church organ and choir resonate inside the Cornaro Chapel in Rome arousing Bernini’s great 17th century Baroque masterpiece, The Ecstasy…

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March 2, 2020

Symbolism In The Hodler

I’ve decided to create NFTs from some of the paintings from my 2018 exhibition Crypto Disruption beginning with ‘The Hodler’. Below is…

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February 21, 2020

Crypto Cubism

“Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.” ~ Picasso Picasso was…

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January 21, 2020

Who is the Creator 2 Featuring José Delbo

I now know how a young Robert Rauschenberg felt in 1953 when he knocked on the front door of the home of…

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January 17, 2020

Who Is The Creator?

Artists throughout history have collaborated with and learned from other artists, have been directly or indirectly guided by them and have even…

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December 18, 2019

Artist Checklist For Success

My art journey began in 2002 after an emotional crisis pushed me to enrol into a portfolio preparation course at a small…

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November 12, 2019

Coindesk Most Influential

THE COMMISSION In 2019 CoinDesk approached me to paint the portraits for their very popular ‘Most Influential’ series. The portraits below were…

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September 29, 2019

Steven Patrick: Art Scammer

FIRING UP MY OLD ART BLOG I had an old Blogger account years ago that I’d upload an occasional art post to…

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December 1, 2018

Crypto Disruption

THE BACKSTORY Bitcoin truly hit mainstream consciousness in 2017 as it skyrocketed in value hitting an all-time high of almost $20,000 by…

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June 11, 2017

The Famous – Augmented Reality Portraits

I was truly honoured to have a number of exceptionally well-known people sit for me  to paint their portrait and agree to…

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December 21, 2016

Would I Lie to You: the Art of Politics and Propaganda

Propaganda is being delivered so effectively by governments worldwide that their goal for the attainment of even more wealth and position seems assured…

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August 21, 2015

#EdinburghHacked

This exhibition connected paint with AR, video, morphing, social media, an EEG brainwave scanner and more to create an interactive space that…

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August 14, 2014

AR in the Garden

Moving on from my 2013 AR animation paintings I decided to experiment with video the following year and chose the Edinburgh Botanic…

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November 20, 2013

AR Storytelling

I discovered AR early 2013 and I was soon researching ways to fuse this exciting technology with my art. Storytime.org.uk became my first adventure/project…

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September 14, 2012

Virtual Enlightenment (2012)

A noise which epitomises youth in the 1990s is the sound which pre-broadband era internet made when dialling up to connect to…

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September 13, 2012

Protest in 140 Characters or Less (2012)

The painting that has just redirected you to this website is an art project constantly in motion. Though the work of art…

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September 12, 2012

Gathering (2012)

She sensed no danger; there was no one to tell her not to. There was no one there. Four arches with four…

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September 11, 2012

Art and Innovation (2012)

“The proper artistic response to digital technology is to embrace it as a new window on everything that’s eternally human, and to…

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