A series of paintings done during COVID 19 social isolation. Mixed media and felt on board. Named by searching up parts of my childhood and teenage homes on the app What3Words, which randomly assigns 3 words to every square metre of the planet.
Here is a short video preview of my show “from inquisition to slapstick” at Atelier Ludmila Gallery in Peterborough, Canada. Featuring large, non-representational works on paper from the past few years, and during the COVID lockdown.
A one minute look at making a contemporary artwork using acrylic and oil stick on paper. During this long social isolation, art has become an anchor, an anti-anxiety cure, an outlet in an inward time.
During the strange spring of the Covid 19 pandemic, I have been trying to get out, into the woods nearby, to clear my head and seek inspiration by focussing on observations in nature. This is a thinking process video – not a record of art-making – a record of idea-seeking.