Chris Ingham explores traditional methods and mediums though a contemporary and highly personal lens, that is heavily reliant on spontaneity and freshness.
Inspired by the people he observes in his everyday life, and his favourite season; Winter, Ingham’s hand painted bronze sculptures of solitary figures are imbued with a sense of warmth and whimsy.
The artist describes his bronzes as a natural progression from his highly celebrated figurative etchings, which depict figures rugged up in overcoats, resplendent against a monochromatic background in Autumnal Reds, Hunter Green and Geranium Blue.
In both his two and three-dimensional works, each figure expresses its own individual mood and character, and together create a quirky and appealing impression of our shared human experience.
Sculptor and printmaker, Chris Ingham was born in Adelaide. He is currently living and working …