Photo: Christine Meyer-Eaglestone
“I think of drawing as a form of meditation and at its centre is structure. My drawings are built through combinations of mark, line and mass, developing form and effecting image. The image-text relationship of the New Arcadian Journal provides a collaborative environment for the exploration of form and content, the formal structures of drawing corresponding with the political and poetic iconography of the landscape garden. The drawings and text are complementary. An in-house joke is that my subject is frequently sex and/or the sea: a heady cocktail … “
Howard’s paintings can be seen on Instagram.