Island I

31 August 2017

Like a floating object at sea, this hanging sculpture represents the island of Lundy and its shipwrecking history. Edward used the aerial view of Lundy to inspire the shape of ... more

Rope Lines

23 June 2017

The rope lines series captures the ongoing relationship Edward Crumpton has with the material, tarred marlin rope. Edward discovered this material when he undertook research into an ancient walk called ... more

Mariner Way II

11 June 2015

‘Mariners Way II’ is made of contemporary materials in the form of a knotted rope sphere is now on display at the University of Exeter’s Streatham Campus. Edward has ... more

Lundy Paintings & Drawings

01 June 2015

Over the past year Edward Crumpton has been working on a project that will see him visit twelve different islands across the British Isles. This project began in 2014 when ... more

The Observatory

03 February 2015

A design competition to create a building for artist residencies commencing January 2015 was won by artist Edward Crumpton and architectures Charlotte Knight, Mina Gospavic, Ross Galtress & Lauren Shevills. ... more

The Mariners Way Paintings & Drawings

05 April 2013

Three pen and ink sketches made on the Mariners Way A series of three oil paintings inspired by a wintry Dartmoor at night. These works were produced at the same time ... more

The Mariners Way Wood Engraving

04 April 2013

A series of woodcut prints inspired by Dartmoor in winter that were produced at the same time as the Moonlit Mariners Way oil paintings. ... more

The Mariners Way Sculptures

09 April 2012

Created by Edward Crumpton, an artist living and working in North Devon, this sculpture takes its inspiration from the almost mythical Mariners Way, a 73 mile long footpath running from ... more

The Two Moors Way

28 May 2010

During May 2010, Edward made the journey from Lynton to Ivybridge, across Exmoor and Dartmoor and recorded his surroundings by producing a drawings every mile across the two moors. These ... more

The American Trip

11 October 2009

Over a course of two months in 2009 I took on an art adventure where I produced a drawing every six hours across the great American Landscape. Travelling by car ... more