Cyclops, along with his painting partner sweet toof, was one of the uk’s most prolific street artists.
walk down any street in east london in the last few years and the chances are you would come across one of the pairs street paintings.
his early gallery paintings demonstrated raw talent and had a sense of urgency about them. both angry and intimate, as if he has purged his mind in the process of applying paint to canvas. often heavily layered and incorporating words or phrases, they are both honest and fresh.