Book: Modernists & Mavericks ~ Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters by Martin Gayford

I picked this book up a few days ago not thinking it would hold much of interest as I have read a lot on Bacon and other artists of that time and I have not painted for a few years now but I tore through it in three days and I would highly recommend it …

London: Sean Scully

I was passing London's National Gallery and saw there was a Sean Scully show on. Sean Scully is supposedly one of Ireland's greatest living contemporary painters but I have long had a low opinion of his stripey paintings, unchanged as they have remained for decades. But art is about questioning things, including opinions, so as …

Semester 1 : Week 12 ~ Studio Crit

My Notes for the Crit How to explain my work?The disconnection from linear relationships, the weird perspective of relationships in space not time, the absence of a binding glue?gel?idea?love?The absence of a relationship against the impossibility of self containment. Attempting to put things together in the absence of a binding sense. Building relationships between anything, …