Lock paints viscerally. Using blowtorches and electric sanders as well as the brush, he ages and wears his canvasses down, making them seem all the more natural. At its core, his work conveys the passage of time; colours, movement and characters that are half-recalled, uncertain.Read More
Lock earned his MA in Fine Art and MA in Art History from Edinburgh University in 1997, graduating with honours.
Text courtesy Cadogan Contemporary.