The Anatomy of Painting

Exhibition at Gallery Rotor 2, Valand Academy 2014

 

Painting as an operation.

try to break up the surface of the image, try to find something underlying.

The reference material becomes a starting point, then intuition and chance take over.

Reflect and sew together. Figuration as a framework to allow the material (oil paint) to incarnate.

 

Physiognomy (the belief that personality and abilities can be assessed using facial features and body type)

investigation of the body

There is an ambiguity

between good and evil intent.