The concept of “the machine” links the different aspects of Jack West’s creative practice, both in the physical world of the studio and a virtual world in which images are rendered through computer software. He is fascinated with the idea of purpose and the function of work in society and the impact of digitalisation on these domains.
By Chain By Furlong, 2016. Laser cut steel, bolts, Welsh Slate boulder. 240cm x 120cm x 85cm.