'Keep it real America', Matthew De Pulford

Portrait painting of a man's head and shoulders with the words 'keep it real america!!!'

Oil on hardboard, 30.5 x 23.5 cm

Keep it real is a straightforward painting that makes combinations:

Image and Object, German and American, Pilgrim and Farmer, Intellect and Inbreeding.


Matthew De Pulford was born in Oxford in 1980. He studied at Kent Institute of Art and Design 1999-2000 and the University of the West of England 2001-4. He has shown in group shows in Bristol including three at Spike Island 2003-4, Encore Royal West of England Academy 2004 and Lux The Crypt, St. Paul’s Church 2004.