Phil Ashcroft – Solar System Parameters

Available now on pre-order, the first book from London based graphic artist and painter Phil Ashcroft. Charting his work from 1998 – 2013, Solar System Parameters offers an in depth view on the artist and his work.

Phil Ashcroft explores influences and obsessions, from sci-fi icons and dystopian visions, to an appreciation of painters, contemporary and historic, all the time pushing the possibilities of his media, be it screen print, paint (on canvas or wall), or pixels. Working since the 90s, this is the first comprehensive review of Ashcroft’s prolific career, bringing together a diverse selection of his paintings, lightboxes and prints.

Full colour, hard back, 100+ pages, strictly limited to 300 copies. All pre-orders will be signed by the artist.

Text to include an introduction to Ashcroft’s work by Paul Hobson, Director, Contemporary Art Society; a conversation with the artist by Liz Farrelly, writer, lecturer and Étapes editor-at-large and an essay by Simon Hollington, Senior Lecturer Fine Art, Central St Martins College of Art and Design, London. Designed and edited by Rob Swain. Grab it here!

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