This Limited Edition print forms part of a collaboration between the Whitworth and award winning charity Venture Arts in Hulme. Venture Arts support people with learning disabilities to reach their full potential through visual arts and culture.
Barry Finan is an artist born in Manchester. Defining himself as a writer, actor and artist, he produces bold, text based visual art he calls "WRRIGHHTINGSERRSS". He uses repetitive letters to elongate his words, which can become scripts, personal messages and hopes for the future.
Giclée print on 300gsm Monte Carlo mould-made cotton rag paper. Paper size 297 x 210mm (A4) Limited Edition of 50, each print comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Printed by King&Mcgaw, who are leading experts in fine art print publishing based in Sussex.
The Whitworth is proud to collaborate with Venture Arts on this collection and will be giving 50% of print profits to the artist and organisation to support their vital work.
Barry Finnan YESS LAD YOU CANN 2021, Ink on paper, © Barry Finnan, Image © Venture Arts.