ELECTED IN 2016
Jones draws on his imagination, dreams and childhood memories to
create a world
of linocut images and sculptures that are designed to intrigue and
to entertain. For inspiration he looks to the worlds of folk art and
In 1988 he helped set up Raw Vision, a magazine promoting the
understanding of outsider art: the obsessive
power of the art of the insane.
Born in 1939, David studied at Liverpool College of Art. He has
worked as a self-employed graphic artist
since 1962, based in London, then in Japan in the mid-1960s, and now
at his home in Beaumaris on Anglesey.
He was Senior
Lecturer, Central Saint Martins 1978-2005 and External Examiner at
der Künste, Berlin and L’École Nationale Supérieure des Arts
David has recently completed commissions in public art and book
is also a semi-pro jazz saxophonist.