Description this work takes inspiration from everyday life, filtered through my memory and playfully reconstructed onto paper. Its a very direct method of working allowing me to quickly sketch down my memories wh
David Bassinder, Dudley, U.K Member Since December 2006 Artist Statement Hi People, my name is David i live in a area known as Dudley in the West Midlands U.K. The area is also called the Black Country because of it's industrial past. At one time there was loads of factories that produced chains, nails, etc.. it's claim to fame is that it made the anchor for the Titanic...went down a treat...lol. My town also as a castle Built by the Norman's i do belive...and a Zoo..been there a few times...woudnt let me out.lol.
After finishing University David as established Himself as a successful artist in the public realm he as helped produce large scale murals in and around the local area. The most recent being at the Russells Hall Hospital an Dudley.
David also regually stages exhibitions and takes part in group shows including shows at the Light house in Wolverhampton, Chameleon Gallery Walsall, Dudley Art Gallery, Summit House...
He also conducts workshops in Streetart and Graffiti teaching students about the positive aspects of these artforms. Working for local councils including Dudley, Walsall, Sandwell, as well as conducting workshops at The New Wallsall Art Gallery, David considers art can be a force for positive change in society.
Fine Art and illustration have helped shape Davids Creative Outlook, along with graffiti and skateboard culture.