Twinkle Troughton is an artist living and working in Margate. Connecting past with present, through her paintings Twinkle explores parallels in current social and political issues with the ancient moral lessons told in fables. She has exhibited both in the UK and internationally and has work in private collections.
Alongside her practice and personal blog, Twinkle also established and writes the Cloud CT9 Blog about the art scene in Margate. You can find the link for this site here.
Forthcoming exhibition April 2016 at Hanverk & Found, King St, Margate
“With the fine skills of an old master she paints
her fabulous paintings…”
Wiener Zeitung (Vienna Daily)
"...Twinkle's work addresses both performance and
painting with equal and parallel conviction. This is pursued
with a healthy sense of the absurd. Hogarth would have
approved...Twinkle's work illuminates the fragility of understanding. "
(Extract taken from 'Affluence and Avarice' by Twinkle and Tinsel,
to see the full essay click here.)
"Entertainingly Derisive and unforgiving"