work explores imaginary synthetic environments which draws its inspiration
from the machine, landscape, celestial skies and the microscopic
world. This comibination fuses to create a new spiritual mix reflecting
There is no running away from history; the ghosts of modernism
are present within the evolution of abstraction. We take fragments
from the past and build new horizons for tomorrow. The layers of
paint are equal to the layers of time, , which has travelled before
More than ever painting is relevant today within our high speed
society, we crave a need for stillness, to wonder, to dream and
drift in our universe of imagination'.
Arthur Roberts was born in Liverpool in 1966. He studied art at
Liverpool Polytechnic, 1987-91. Selected exhibitions include Hanover
Galleries Liverpool 1993, Everyman Theatre Liverpool 1994, Foster
Goldstrom Gallery NY 1995, Manchester City Art Gallery 1996, DfES/CH4
Learning website 2002, Merseyside Maritime Museum Albert Dock Liverpool
2002, 5a the gallery St Helens 2004.