Clive Barker was born in Liverpool, England in 1952. He is an internationally bestselling author of more than twenty books for adults and children. He is also a widely acclaimed , artist, photographer, screenwriter film director and producer. He now lives in Los Angeles.
Barker is a polymath, he works in film, photography, poetry, theatre, literature and has been a lifelong creator of works and characters as an artist. ‘Hybrid’ shows off his creations from the fantastique, there are characters from his novels and films from Hellraiser and Nightbreed to Abarat.
Barker’s work has been exhibited around the works and this is only the second solo show in the United Kingdom. All works are curated by Russel Cherrington – Nightbreed The Cabal Cut and collaborator and come from his collection.
The works on display at Anvil Gallery range from ink on paper to oil n canvas.