For his solo exhibition in Singapore, Simon Birch shared his latest works. Mainly close-up portraits, the oil-on-canvas paintings were executed with the same vigorous energy as in his earlier pieces. Having been based in Hong Kong for the past eight years, Birch’s subject matter is greatly influenced by the Asian cultures which surround him. Birch’s subject matter is greatly influenced by the Asian cultures which surround him. Birch is known not only as an artist, but DJ and show curator as well. His latest art project involves over 30 artists ad will take place in early 2005 in Hong Kong.
December 3, 2004