I have been exploring ‘expanded painting’, experimenting with colour, meditation and wooden posts. The sweet chestnut posts have captured my imagination, each one has a strong character even before I paint them. Lent against the wall or standing upright, walking among them feels like I’m in the presence of beings.
Potency of Union
“La Puissance de L’union”
Atelier Melusine, 21 April to 30 May 2023
Open evening -Vernissage 21 April, 7pm – 9pm
Atelier Melusine, Rue de Trupet, La Trimouille, FRANCE, 86290
Atelier Melusine at Forge in France 1 May to 5 May
Open Evening – Vernissage 1 May 4pm – 6pm
Expanded painting in an environmental context
I am delighted to have been invited to the Vienne in France to create new work. A six week residency will culminate in two exhibitions. The Potency of Union is based on the themes of the natural environment and folklore traditions which I will be exploring in the period of time between the spring equinox and Beltane, Mayday.
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