'Neon Spiral' is one of the first minimalist neon sculptures Mark Beattie has made. Mark decided to reduce the shapes and forms to a simple line of neon. The piece is neatly mounting into a wooden base and plugs straight into the mains.
Mark Beattie's work is inspired by his travels; he draws on the experiences of different countries and cultures and a feeling of displacement and separation that comes with travelling. Working with various metals in all their contrasting properties of texture and finish, Mark enjoys the challenge of making the industrious material appear fluid, malleable and delicate. After graduating from the European Arts Practice MA course at Kingston University, Mark has continued to study different metals, looking at different ways to manipulate and add movement to the material. Since graduating from his BA in 2010 Mark's work has been exhibited throughout the UK in over 20 shows; including locations l ...
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