Michael Manhire

Launceston Heritage, 2006

oil on canvas

50 x 85cm

From the artist

I was fascinated by the industrial environment of the north of England. I found a similar fascination in the urban and industrial areas of Launceston. The almost geometric patterns of buildings, the colours and the textures have an almost abstract appeal.

Artist background

Born London 1938. Lives and works in Launceston. Exhibiting mid-2000s. Finalist in Glover 2006.