The Cafe Alba was a cooperative in Hackney in the 1990’s.
Sometimes the people who worked in it ate there
and sometimes the people who ate in it worked there.
And some times people like me put pictures on the wall. This was a map I drew at the time to show directions.
(I think it’s a Chinese Restaurant now. But I haven’t been there for a while)
My rucksack in the foreground and a rucksack shaped rock behind to the left. Coming down from the Breche de Roland in the morning and heading across a flat plane towards Monte Perdido. These sketches don’t give the true scale of this landscape.
the three sketches above are from my tent, the one below made on the first ridge in the morning after striking camp.
These few sketches made while walking in the Pyrenees 2011
An etching I made in 1992 called ‘2010, An evening’s light entertainment’.
Looks like the date was a little hasty with 3D virtual reality helmets currently making a big comeback for gaming. Check out the TV in the corner or is that an early iMac!!