Darrell studied for a ba in fine art and sculpture, at bretton hall, wakefield, graduating in 1996, and currently works from his studio at killinghall, harrogate. darrell uses recycled metals to create his unique sculptures which include boats, planes, trains, birds, animals and human forms. The concept of fragments in time is central; the history of what once was and is no more. chains are often found within the artist’s sculptures, linking past to present. the chains counterlever our bond between space and gravity.... more
Because darrell’s work does not intend to reflect natural appearance, it is not, therefore, an escape from life, but may be a penetration into reality; an expression of the significance of life, a stimulation to greater effort in living.