Simon Welsh


Simon Welsh’s work Buffet represents the calm amongst the chaos. Author is representing the balance we all must contend with, when faced with the extremes of noise, anxiety and the outside world. His central figure is clothed in insanity and chaos, a world of excess and want. With Buffet he also wanted to highlight the plight of the planet and humanity excess desires to take more than is needed. Simon Welsh (1984) is a Sydney based collage artist who calls his collages a measuring device of society’s health. In his works he is offten erotic and playful, focusing on gender, queerness with amalgamations of natural elements, religious iconography & symbolism of his own inner personal thoughts. Constructing characters to question the attitudes, stigmas and unwritten rules of his LGBTQI+ experience.