A respected and well known English craftsman of the 100 year old art of glassblowing neon tube lights. Courty is consistently exploring and pushing the boundaries of handmade neon light use in the world of art and sculpture from his East London based studio.
Not a classically trained or studied artist, Courty has chosen to work from industry ground level and has spent a lifetime working hands on with creative minds from around the world in the art and design arena, turning ideas and visions into ‘illumination reality’ on a spectacular level.
Courty has a unique position to produce high quality neon art that combined his own personal creativity with his knowledge and technical expertise that culminates in a beautifully crafted light art piece that aims to draw you in and explore its many properties.
With a lifetime spent illuminating his beloved city of London and to have worked on international film sets and backdrops for TV and theatre, it is likely your eyes may have met and unknowingly been enlightened with his work before.
Courty has also been privileged to work with some of the most famous names in the world. He has fabricated neon art pieces that now form part of collections of world leaders, stars, the rich and famous as well as having made neon artworks that have been exhibited in some of the most prestigious galleries and art institutions in the UK.
Being proud that these artworks have reached such high levels, Courty with his working class roots also prides himself that his art is available at all levels financially and is collectible and affordable to all lovers of neon art. Courty described his neon artworks as an exploration of light, colour and the written word.