Letters on Liberty: Scotland
Human stepping through an S formed from a thistle transformed into the Union Jack, and trying to choose between them. 20 years ago I would have avoided any reference to the Union Jack in my pictures. Such are the peculiarities of today's politics that in this context it arguably represents something positive and more united, in the debate over Scottish independence..
Illustration from a series of essays commissioned by the Academy Of Ideas in response to current debates. Inspired by wonderful old tradition of British chapbooks. Stimulating, pithy arguments about stuff that matters.
It's been a pleasure to illustrate the covers. Silhouettes! The human form!
Available in three sizes and as multiples of three and five, as limited-edition, archival signed prints.
Essays themselves on sale here. Cute inspiring things that fit a pocket.