The human figure is perhaps second only to the human face in terms of representation within art. It can be depicted in endless ways from a simple stick figure to the most abstract of forms while still being instantly recognisable.

In my practice I am regularly experimenting with different shapes, textures and treatments to represent the figure, here is a selection of results.


Abstract figure silhouettes, ink

Abstract Figures 01

Abstract Figures 02

Envisioning possible use for the above designs

Experiment with line, texture and tints

Figure of Five

Balancing Act

Two Librans

Conte crayon drawings