These are paintings I made to celebrate 50 years since the Apollo mission. They are based them on my amazing trip to Kennedy space centre earlier this year.
These two paintings are abstract pieces based on Apollo 11 moon landing area maps.
My painting of the only Soviet reusable spacecraft launched into space – the Buran spaceshuttle.
I am fascinated by the Russian space shuttle Buran and saw one of the remaining ones in Moscow last year.
I was clearing out my parent’s attic and found some documents that were my Grandad’s. He was very interested in the moon landings and had collected souvenirs and information from 1969. It was sealed in ziploc bags. There were some amazing hand painted artwork and in depth information about Apollo 11, including a flight plan.… Continue reading Apollo 11 inspiration
I have been thinking a lot about the space race and 50 years since the Apollo missions and started to do some sketches for work to celebrate this.my choice of colours comes from colour schemes in retro Sci-fi films like Silent Running . The grey and orange are often put together in space suits or… Continue reading Space Race
I have always been fascinated by Sci-fi art, space travel and engineering, last year I visited the cosmonaut museum in Moscow, Russia and it gave my artwork a new boost and direction.