October 14th, 2012
Jonathan Miller has shown his formalist, Modernist sculptures at Flowers East, the Boundary Gallery and Danny Katz’s Gallery in the West End of London.
Jonathan Miller is a theatre and opera director, sculptor, writer, satirist and medical doctor. Anthony Caro is a friend and Miller admires the work of Auerbach and the sculptor Richard Serra, rates Braque and Mondrian highly, and Ben Nicholson, who influenced his ‘White Relief’ hanging in the kitchen. He compares the great waves of Modernism which rolled across the rest of Continental Europe, Cubism, Russian Constructivism and Czech Constructivism, with England, where, ‘ they went on painting pretty still lifes of silver ware and flowers, then there were some who made stockbroker Surrealism…’
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