Brian Wilkins

Biography

Brian Wilkin’s for most of his working life has been in the construction business with the work onus on restoring old buildings; churches, manor houses, public building restorations etc, but has designed and built bars, restaurants and clubs in Northern Germany. From 1982 to 1986 he worked as a radio author parallel to his job writing jokes (German), jingles and sketches for Radio Schleswig Holstein, one of the very first private radio stations in Germany and from 1981 to 1987 was the lead singer in a rock band.

He began his collages in 2014 inspired by the words of the english artist PAULINE BOTY who said that what she found so appealing about collage was the ‘immediacy’ of it.
Brian Wilkins lives and works in London and Cologne.