Born in London in 1949, Andrew Crane studied graphics at the Central School of Art. It was here that he developed his love for letterforms and numerals and the power of the written word. A self-taught painter, he will sometimes use cement as a medium.
“Lately, when I show up at a canvas, my head is pretty empty. This ‘not knowing’ holds fear and excitement in equal measure, but with trust comes progress, and the fear recedes. Colour and the touch of the brush on canvas is more prevalent now, like a sharing of intimate vulnerability.”