Page in process – I have read much more than is presented here on his theories on art.
Sir Michael Craig-Martin (born 28 August 1941) is an Irish-British contemporary conceptual artist and painter. He is noted for fostering the Young British Artists, many of whom he taught, and for his conceptual artwork, An Oak Tree. He is Emeritus Professor of Fine Art at Goldsmiths. His memoir and advice for the aspiring artist, On Being An Artist, was published by London-based publisher Art / Books in April 2015.
His art is characterised by flat colour and line.