Material: Textiles | Location: Kent
Neil Bottle has been an established printed textiles specialist for over thirty years, with extensive international experience in design, product development and education. His work has been acquired by major collections around the world including the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Crafts Council Collection in London and the Cooper Hewitt Museum in New York. Work has been commissioned as one-off installation pieces for private clients and companies.
In his latest work Neil explores a personal 'Wanderlust' for travel and new cultural experiences combined with exploration into the way in which travel has become embedded in the collective national consciousness. A central focus of this work is an exploration of the connections between analogue and digital photographic processes and traditional and digital textile print technology. His practice in centred on digital craft which combines both digital and hand processes, the output of which is presented as digital one-off artworks.