FASCINATION WITH
GEOMETRIC ANGULAR DYNAMIC SHAPES
FRENCH ARTIST JON FOX
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Born in UK Jon Fox lives and works as an artist in Mirepoix, France now. As he states, his incredibly detailed and colorful paintings and drawings follow on from his recent body of work, continuing the exploration of internal battles of thought and emotion set within the arena of a dream space.

Dark Retreat – oil on canvas – 160 x 150 cm

Dark Retreat – oil on canvas – 160 x 150 cm

Jon Fox profileQuestion And AnswerCHICKEN OR BEEF? Describe yourself/your work/your studio in a few words.
JON Tired but stoked / tiring but exhilarating / damp and cold but perfect. 

COB? What has been your latest travel location?
JON Lyon.

COB? For business or for holiday?
JON Business. (The opening of my current solo show at Spacejunk Art Centers)

COB? What will be your next destination?
JON Copenhagen .. or San Francisco ..

COB? Do you draw inspiration out of traveling?
JON I always get inspired when I’m traveling, more so the actual traveling part than the arriving part. For me its a natural time to daydream, to let your mind wander and formulate ideas and connections.

COB? Chicken or beef, when the stewardess asks you?
JON Chicken ..

COB? Five things you take with you on a solitary island?
JON Girlfriend / music (I-pod) / sketchbook (+ good pens) / tea / surfboard.

COB? Who should be asked next these questions?
JON Either Stefan Glerum / Raymond Lemstra / Wayne Horse .. or all of ‘em :-) 

COB? Thanks a lot Jon!

Left: Gridshock – pen on paper – 50 x 70 cm, right: Faith In Shapes – oil on canvas – 85 x 120 cm

Left: Gridshock – pen on paper – 50 x 70 cm, right: Faith In Shapes – oil on canvas – 85 x 120 cm

So Shall It Be... – oil on canvas – 100 x 140 cm

So Shall It Be... – oil on canvas – 100 x 140 cm

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