Nick Watson

Nick Watson - Profile

Nick Watson is a London based artist, having studied for a BA (Hons) Visual Arts and then completing an MA Printmaking course at Camberwell College of Arts, Nick has always been interested in contemporary painting and street art.

The main themes running though his work concern society, advertising, fashion and music. Nick sources images from a variety of sources including, newspaper articles, magazines, TV adverts and the internet – anywhere that triggers an idea.

Having collected an array of images Nick then transfers the selected image onto a canvas using hand cut stencils and spray paint, combining layers to extend the narrative and the visual impact.

The artists aim is to produce a painting which by its associations with image and colourful backgrounds, offer a visual experience that will engage viewers.

Over the years the Nick has exhibited in London and across the UK and his artworks grace many Private Collections across the world.