John Holt.

“Flow Art” is based on the underlying abstract design found in all nature.

About Me
My Work
Contact Me

Biography

John Holt is a widely published writer, art educationalist and founder of a national arts and mental health charity AiM ( Artists in Mind).

John’s recent work resonates with the spirit of “flow and fluidity” John states : “My interest in flow, relates to my immersion in the flow of creative thought and its influence on health, happiness and well being, both psychological and physical”.

And yet, It is in nature that he finds the visual language of his “flow”work. The flowing of rivers, streams, clouds and the lapping of the ocean onto the shore: waterfalls and fountains all indicate the power of water to adapt and change as it meanders or powers in it’s cyclical nature.

Combining the process of ceramics, drawing in clay, firing and adding oxides, colour slips and transparent glazes together and in his pastel drawings and paintings, his explorations of flow occur using the solidity of fired clay to the fluidity of pastel and paint. “When I work I allow the materials to flow just as the ideas, dawn from nature flow from my experiences. The coastal landscapes of North Norfolk are a particular inspiration to me. The meandering lines reflecting the erosion of the muddy channels of river beds to the constant tidal waves lapping onto the beach, the ever changing skies and the snaking through the landscape of rivers and streams”

From small scale works to large complex installations, Johns work is a constant investigation of the nature of flow and fluidity in nature and the human experience.

"John's recent work resonates with the spirit of "flow and fluidity" John states : "My interest in flow, relates to my immersion in the flow of creative thought and its influence on health, happiness and well being, both psychological and physical"."

Here's where I work



Want to get in touch with me

Hi, I'd love to hear from you about my art, please feel free to drop me a message.

Address

64 Town Gate
Hepworth
Holmfirth
West Yorkshire HD9 1TE

Mobile 07809 873 965
About Me
My Work
Contact Me

Are you an artist and want to join?
We would love to talk to you

We’re on the hunt for talented artists in the Yorkshire region, we love our little part of the world and we want to make a big splash in the Arts by showcasing everything thats great about Art in Yorkshire. We would love to hear from you and is half price to join up and till Aug 2017. You get to show off your work and tell everyone about yourself and we’re going to get you out there….Join us and lets make Yorkshire the best place on earth for Art.

Are you a gallery or Art trail and want a listing?
We would love to talk to you

Where do our beloved art lovers go first…..its you guys, the nuts and bolts of the art industry, local art galleries and long standing art trails are the staple diet of the art lover, help us promote you and lets get people visiting this great place and your amazing art.

Cookies

This website uses cookies. You can read more information about why we do this, and what they are used for here.

Accept Decline