This series showcases the work by Jack Savage within mixed media photographic genres – studio portrait photography -painting and graffiti – created as a contemporary celebration for his love of 1980’s street art – with his usual dose of Film Noir aesthetics. The work of artists such as Richard Hambleton and Jean Michel Basquiat inspires these works of contemporary art, his intention being to create a new brand of psychedelic and Film Noir influenced mixed media artistry, using a colourful palette to transform conventional studio portraiture to something new, and visually impactful.
Jack Savage is a fine art photographer and digital artist. Born in Northampton, England (1980) – He was educated at Nottingham University, where he carries an MA in American Studies and Film. – he is also an Adobe certified expert in Photoshop CC and Photoshop trainer, owning a large studio in Northampton, England, from which he conducts mentoring, professional fine art portraiture and photoshop and photography training.
He is the proud recipient of over 100 of the World’s most prestigious professional photography awards including the much converted Pangea Prize – 1st Place from Siena Photo Awards 2017, 1st Place -Outstanding Achievement Award from The Spider Awards 2017, 1st Place from The Chromatic Awards 2017, Gold from Tokyo Foto Awards in consecutive years 2018/2019, Silver from PX3 Price de la Photographie 2019, and Silver from Moscow Foto Awards 2020. To date Jack’s works have been exhibited in Milan, Italy – Siena, Italy – Athens, Greece – Glasgow, UK – Brighton,UK – and Arles,France.