Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Polly Borland.
Born in 1964, Kent, UK
Lives and works in London, United Kingdom
Simon Periton (b. 1964) is a British artist living and working in London whose work encompasses painting, sculpture and installation. Marked often by an elaborate and sensuous style, his work reflects influences as diverse as fin de siècle aestheticism, the visual language of punk, cinema, and the occult. Throughout his career, Periton has developed an idiosyncratic visual language imbued with personal mythology and executed with acute precision. In various publicly commissioned artworks and scu...Read more