Black Country Type
The work of artist Tom Hicks, Black Country Type is a colourful photography project that has gained international attention. His work been featured in international art magazines, including the US contemporary photography magazine NOICE.
Tom’s images focus on words, typography, handmade lettering and signs. He also photographs ‘types’ of architectural features and objects in the post-industrial landscape of the Black Country.
Tom’s work has been exhibited widely, most recently in a solo exhibition at Wolverhampton Art Gallery.