1. Current

Art In The Mind, 1970

Art In The Mind 5, 1970


1972–75 BA Hons Fine Art (First Class), Birmingham Polytechnic

1975–78 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London

2001 Advanced Diploma in Capacities for Managing Development, Open University

2017 Patron of The Baskerville Society

PDF: David Patten | Resume 08.06.2020

30.05.2000 / Found 30.03.2020

Alsop 2020-03-30 12.20.59

09.11.2006 / 30.03.2020 | ‘Everything I know…’ (kenosis)

PDF: ‘Everything I know…(kenosis)’

PDF: enough | Brummagem


PDF: Statements 2018 – 2020


Link: W.R. Lethaby and All Saints’ Church Brockhampton | Tinsmiths


12.01.2020 / working material

PDF: www.davidpatten.co.uk 12.01.2020

PDF: 28.08.2020 Statement | Notes

PDF: 14.09.2020 Birmingham Building Stone Trails

“…broken fragments of oyster shell but also contains the floret-like heads of a reef forming algae, Solenopora portlandia which was endemic in the Portland seas. Fragments of S. portlandia observed here have broken off the reef and have accumulated in amongst the shell debris.”

24.04.2020 (remade drawing)




BBC 2 / Monday 13 October 1986 (filmed in 1985) | 12.40 General Studies Art and Upheaval: Art and Society 

What use is art? How far should artists concern themselves with the social issues of their times? And if they do so, how effective is art as a means of moulding opinion? 

Sky Arts / Tuesday 1 December 2020 | 21.00 Goldie: The Art That Made Me

New. Renowned visual artist and musician Goldie goes on a personal and passionate journey into the world of graffiti and street art.



Fonts In Use: Poem at Golden Square, Birmingham



1972 Text | pages 2&3.jpg


‘Long View’ 2011-12

1. Index: https://davidpattenwork.files.wordpress.com/2020/06/2011-ixia-longview-list.pdf

2. Short Texts: https://davidpattenwork.files.wordpress.com/2020/06/2011-ixia-longview.pdf

26.07.2021 | Working Note / 2018 (detail)

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