Sean Williams

This site is for my painting.

Our Bloody Hell

An alternative title might be ‘A Summer’s Day at the Nuclear Bunker’.  This is an old anti-aircraft gun in partial shadow at the Secret Bunker in Hack Green near Nantwich … Continue reading

July 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Field of Gold

I had fallen in love with Dutch landscape painting, particularly those featuring cattle by Aelbert Cuyp.  I wondered what it might mean, if it would mean anything at all, to … Continue reading

June 26, 2017 · 2 Comments

Historical Rubble, Contemporary Goat

My intention was to present an image on the edge of metaphor, that looked as though its true meaning might be something other than the rural poetry of a goat … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lies About Nothing: Sean Williams’ Paintings – a text by Dr Alison J. Carr

Lies About Nothing: Sean Williams’ Paintings Flat land—a flat horizon line crosses the centre of the predominantly grey painting. To the left, there are gestures that hint at maybe a … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Links to related websites

July 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Celebrate These Good Times

Highly colourful and a joyful celebration of summer. The candy-striped canopy invites revelers to dance and make merry, and the cherry tree has never looked in ruder health, its rich … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · 2 Comments


By introducing the car in the mid-ground my intention was to create a stronger narrative than in previous works that featured similar, relatively ordinary subjects. That the car door is … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment