The Art of Chris Gollon

This teaser video shows Chris Gollon painting a new work for an exciting solo exhibition in London (30 Mar – 20 Apr 2012), at the UK Headquarters of Colart.

‘The Party’ (July 2010)

Film maker Ronny Haynes’ film follows the evolution of a large work by Chris Gollon entitled ‘The Party’ from blank canvas to completion. In this work, Gollon innovatively uses brushes, rollers and sprays, to animate shadows and a scratching-in technique to infuse his figures with movement.

CHRIS GOLLON: Stations of the Cross unveiled (BBC News 2009)

Brenda Emmanus, Art & Culture correspondent for BBC1 news came to St John on Bethnal Green to interview Chris Gollon and Fr Alan Green about the permanent installation of Chris’s Stations of the Cross in this beautiful grade-one listed church designed by Sir John Soane. BBC1 News on April 9th 2009.

Chris Gollon paints Still Life

Master Painter Chris Gollon paints a Still Life from imagination. He takes us through the different decisions and techniques involved in the making of a still life painting. This will be interesting to fine art students and collectors of painting alike.

CHRIS GOLLON: MONOTYPES

CHRIS GOLLON: MONOTYPES by Ronny Haynes & Rachael Castell is a short film following Chris Gollon in autumn 2007 as he made 12 monotypes called The Basement Tapes series at the Goldmark Atelier, Rutland.

BEING HUMAN: A journey by Chris Gollon

BEING HUMAN: A Journey by Chris Gollon is a short trailer for a 30-minute documentary of the same title by Talentbox Productions. The film, directed by Achim Jedelsky, follows Chris Gollon through his Fellowship & First Artist In Residency at the Institute of Advanced Study, Durham University, in early 2009, where he produced 16 paintings on the Being Human theme.

CHRIS GOLLON at Goldmark Atelier (2010)

CHRIS GOLLON at Goldmark Atelier (2010) is a short film showing Chris Gollon making 30 monotypes at the Goldmark Atelier in February 2010.

Station to Station (2008)

Station to Station (2008) by film maker Ronny Haynes. This short film, which includes interviews with Fr Alan Green, novelist Sara Maitland and Chris Gollon, as well as BBC and ITV News footage, shows the development of Chris Gollon’s work, in particular as he works under deadline pressure to finish a major public commission for 14 paintings of the Stations of the Cross.

CHRIS GOLLON: Printmaking Process

CHRIS GOLLON: Printmaking Process by Rachael Castell and Ronny Haynes. This short film follows Chris Gollon as he makes 4 editions of 20 silk-screen prints with the help of master printmakers Ian & Jan Wilkinson at Goldmark Atelier, Rutland. The prints were also working studies for the major museum commission ‘Gollon At Henley’, which depicts, in Gollonesque style, a losing team at the Henley Royal Regatta.