Michael Coombs is active/lives in United Kingdom. Michael Coombs is known for Sculpture.
Biography Michael Coombs
Michael Coombs was born in 1972.
Michael Coombs studied at Epsom School of Art and Design, followed by a Fine Art Degree at Cardiff University. He continued with post graduate studies at Slade School of Fine Art, and a residency at Rijks Academy,
Coombs work explores our perception of the world. He presents casts of everyday objects, which at first allude to things that they are not, creating unexpected twists in the viewer's
perception. An example of this is by directly casting tractors in resin-soaked canvas, he has created an ambiguity of contradictions; seemingly soft, but actually hard; apparently solid, but actually hollow.