OVERBURY, Charles Edward

1989 - ?


Charles Edward M. Overbury, was born at Ipswich in 1989, son of Adrian C. Overbury and his wife Cecile J. née Mitchell, who married at Brandeston, Suffolk in 1986. A fine art graduate from Middlesex University. A collage-maker mixing materials such as acrylic paint, mono-prints, ink and other such things together to create psychedelic pictures reminiscent of Aboriginal artwork. Using acrylic paint and mono-print in the main and the work that he creates is usually quite large but is also trying to build a collection of smaller images. He is drawn to certain ideas such as people and objects in unusual environments where the normal rules of physics do not apply which allows him to contort the human body as they sink, float or fall through the painting underneath. A member of the Suffolk Open Studios from Low Farm House, Waddlegoose Lane, Ashfield-cum-Thorpe, Stowmarket, Suffolk. He has exhibited his work in the Truman Brewery on Brick Lane and with the Curious Duke Gallery in Old Street, London and has twice participated with Art Anglia in Framlingham, Suffolk.

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