Oscar Francis News

January 31, 2018

NEW Limited Edition Span 06 inspired by Mallard Place Span Development

Our new limited edition Span 06 print is the sixth in a series of limited edition prints celebrating Span houses. Span 06 is inspired by the elevations of the Span houses facing the River Thames located on the Mallard Place development in Strawberry Hill between Teddington and Twickenham. 

The Modern Span collection celebrates Span house design. Span Developments was set up by Geoffrey Townsend and Eric Lyons who built over 2,000 homes in London, Surrey, Kent and East Sussex. 

January 31, 2018

Oscar Francis Editorial Illustration for Wallpaper Magazine Design Awards Issue

Oscar Francis was commissioned to produce an illustration for a Wallpaper Magazine's "Best Break-Out" piece written by Christopher Stocks. This article was part of their Design Awards February 2018 issue.

January 22, 2018

NEW LIMITED EDITION SPAN 04 JUST ARRIVED! 10 NUMBERED PRINTS AVAILABLE

The new Limited Edition SPAN 04 is now available in our online shop. There are just 10 available plus the artist proof. The numbered prints are £90 each with free P&P. This is the fourth in a series of limited edition prints celebrating Span housing. SPAN 04 is inspired by the unique elevations of the Span houses found on the Cator Estate, Blackheath, London SE3. 

The Oscar Francis Modern Span collection celebrates Span house design. Span Developments, set up by Geoffrey Townsend and Eric Lyons, built over 2,000 homes in London, Surrey, Kent and East Sussex.
                                                              
January 17, 2018

20% Off Shapes of Brutalism Collection

Use code 20OFFBRUTAL to receive 20% off my entire Shapes of Brutalism collection until the 28 January. The collection celebrates brutalist architecture in London. Brutalism championed material honesty and expressed function through form. The bold concrete forms and subsequent dark pockets and shadows created are a signature look of brutalist structures. Open edition art prints, limited edition art prints and greeting cards are included in the sale.

December 09, 2017

Free UK shipping on all orders until 24 December - code freeship

To make Christmas shopping with us a little merrier we have removed shipping costs for all UK orders until 24th December! Just use code freeship in the discount code section at the checkout

December 04, 2017

LAST CHRISTMAS POSTING DATES AT OSCAR FRANCIS

The Christmas count down has well and truly begun and here at Oscar Francis we know how important it is to get your orders to you in good time. To help avoid disappointment this season we have added the last UK and international posting dates for December 2017 to the 'Delivery & Postage' section in our online store. Please carefully check these dates before you order.

November 23, 2017

Brutal Exhibition - Oscar Francis & Red Girling Celebrate Modernist & Brutalist Architecture

 

27.11.17 - 3.12.17

Espacio Gallery

159 Bethnal Green Rd

London 

E2 7DG
 



A collection of artwork inspired by modernist and brutalist architecture from two emerging artists Red Girling and Oscar Francis.

OSCAR FRANCIS

Sarah Evans is an architect turned artist who is known for creating architecturally inspired prints and textiles. Her distinctive work celebrates modernist architecture through the use of bold graphic prints and patterns that reimagine and reveal the character of these iconic buildings.

RED GIRLING

Red Girling is the pseudonym for Eliza Southwood, a printmaker and illustrator. As Red, she produces works that reflects the textural qualities of architecture and the built environment, in both abstract and figurative terms. She uses a variety of mediums such as collage, acrylic, charcoal and screen printing. Red graduated from Glasgow School of Art with a degree in Architecture and went on to practice as an architect in London for several years before becoming a full time artist.

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