Turns out my dance round the garden was not ‘an embarrassing display’ after all, but a very successful offering to the rain gods
I'm creative, in that I create things. An artist, in that they are rendered in ink, paint, pixels and more.
Drawings, sketches, paintings, print and other multimedia artworks, completed and in progress, at michaelfredmanart.wordpress.com (new window)
You can buy prints of my art at Saatchi online.
My cartoons at isthissomekindofjoke.wordpress.com (opens in a new window)
I paint art works in several styles, including impressionism, figurative and surreal:
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I have written professionally in a range of contexts. For instance as editor and producer of the various publications, digital and tangible, of organisations for which I have worked.
You can read some articles I wrote for Creative Boom, part of the Guardian's Culture Professionals Network:
A picture is worth a billion dollars - opinion piece on Instagram, Facebook and the contemporary deluge of content.
The division between the artistic and the scientific is a no brainer - exploration of pop psychology and societal myth.
I test wisdom at my Proverb Testing Blog
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Sometime singer/songwriter. Listen to and download my songs here: fredman.bandcamp.com
More music, electronic and analogue, at soundcloud
A few of my songs:
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This is an informal repository for my creative works and thoughts.
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