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James Chadderton Art

Manchester Central Library, Manchester

Manchester Central Library, Manchester

Regular price £185.00 GBP
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Welcome to an extraordinary mixed medium artwork, inspired by the iconic Manchester Central Library and set in a post-apocalyptic world. Created by the talented artist James Chadderton, this unique piece combines a variety of techniques and materials to create a captivating and thought-provoking image.

The artwork presents an eerie and desolate vision of Manchester's iconic Central Library. The building's grand columns and ornate detailing are still visible, but they now stand amidst a stark and barren landscape, with rubble and debris strewn around them. The Library's once pristine facade is now worn and aged, hinting at the passage of time and the devastation of a world that has moved on.

The artist's use of mixed media, including painting, drawing, and collage, adds texture and depth to the piece. The artwork's muted colour palette, with shades of gray and brown dominating, conveys a sense of somberness and decay.

The post-apocalyptic theme of the artwork raises intriguing questions about the nature of progress and the fragility of civilization. What caused the end of the world as we know it? How did the Central Library manage to survive? What does its existence say about the enduring value of culture and knowledge?

Overall, James Chadderton's mixed medium artwork is a stunning and thought-provoking interpretation of an iconic landmark, set in a haunting and evocative post-apocalyptic world. Whether you are a fan of the Manchester Central Library or simply interested in exploring new and innovative artistic expressions, this piece is sure to captivate and inspire.


Small Print - 355mm x 305mm

Large Print - 762mm x 660mm

XL Print - 965mm x 864mm



Small Print - 1/50

Large Print - 1/50

XL Print - 1/50



Printed on high-quality German etching paper 310gsm, the Epson Stylus 9800 printer's giclee k3ultrachrome matt  precision ensures exceptional color accuracy and a rich tonal range. Each brushstroke and subtle nuance of the original artwork is faithfully reproduced, preserving the artist's intent and allowing for an immersive viewing experience.

This limited edition print is a testament to the meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail employed throughout the printing process. It is a true collector's item, with each piece numbered and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity, guaranteeing its exclusivity and value. All printed by a authorised printers guild member.

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