Locust Jones depicts a world slowly going to hell.
For over 20 years, Locust's practice has woven layers of stories and images that replicate the frenetic pace at which society consumes everyday news and current affairs, in a variety of mediums.
UPCOMING SHOW: Situation Room, Opening July 24 to August 5, 2020, at Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney.
Covid Fresh, Colour Pencil and Shellac based Ink on Backlit film, 80 x 140 cm, 2020 (appearing in Situation Room)
VIRTUAL GROUP SHOW: Shift+Control+Exit at Blue Mountains Cultural Center.
ABOUT LOCUST: Born in 1963, Christchurch, New Zealand, Locust Jones currently lives and works in the Blue Mountains, Australia. In 2010 Locust completed a Masters of Visual Arts at Sydney College of the Arts (Sydney University) where earlier in 1993 he completed an undergraduate degree in Print Media. Since graduating Locust has held over 25 solo exhibitions within Australia and internationally. > read more