Artwork title: Decay No: 4 | Artwork media: Oil on Canvas | Artwork dimensions: 70 x 60 cm
Michael Kirby was born in Liverpool in 1956, he studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Wigan school of Art and Design, but after two years he decided to leave and moved to London where he worked as a freelance Illustrator. In a career spanning 25 years he has worked for most of the major advertising agencies in the capital.
Since moving back to Liverpool in 2002 he has concentrated on developing his painting.
His main interests are landscape, whether urban or country and the depiction of the human figure. His main influences are Sargent, Alfred Munnings and Lucien Freud.