In 1995 Wilfred Avery moved to East Sussex. Here his colour became more radiant and the theme of 'Figures by the Sea' was developed in various ways. Some new collage techniques evolved with the use of photographs taken by the artist.
|Figures by the Sea 1996-1997
Brighton Museum and Art Gallery
|Land Figure 1998
A group of small intense landscapes in oil followed.
Royal Albert Memorial Museum Exeter
He also experimented with superimposed canvas boards in works such as 'Top Man' and 'Hero'.
|Top Man 1999
Four important large compositions in oil called 'Seasons' seem to summarise much of his work reflecting his development over the years.
|Summer Eclipse 2000