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mAKES WORKS IN REACTION TO WHERE SHE LIVES

themes relate to experiences of being an expat and feeling an outsider

she dRAws out the life within a painting.

St. Lucy: Italian SAINT- carried her own eyes on a plate- a continuously used image (lady with plane wheels as eyes- easy jet advert [TALK POSTER!] painted metaphors.)

Characters and figures represent people; imagined and expressive.

Anxiety in relation to the ego.

Hysterical painting.

Erica Young ‘Fear of Flying’.

Paint to describe life’s vibrations.

It can be humiliating or humbling- you need to be ready to embrace paintings chaotic belligerence- strategy for large paintings- strip things down;

Face the fundamental!

Painting and life are about loosing and gaining control and slipping between the two.

Visual spanning- grass hoppers- legs- pants- sail.

[GEORGIA: USE IMAGES- MY ASIAN LANDSCAPE BOOK/ EXPRESSIVE ANIMALS.]

Space around head is irritated- painterly expression to do with feeling bad.

Alastair Grey: My life in pictures.

Carol Gibbons- Glasgow painter.

Intuitive, painterly- painting are never designed.

Moira Flannigan- The MAC- Glasgow

Romantic/ Modern painting. Modernism went local…

Alan Davies. BertIrvineGraeme Sutherland. Kirkner (German blue purple paintings.)

St.Ives. Zeitgeist. Need  personal investment.

Cocteau, Nice, Figures, Trompe L’oile!

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