COVID painting series art show video

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.

Macro dump

A short video that shows one of the processes I go through to seek ideas for drawings and paintings. Using a macro lens I photographed inspiring textures, shapes, and compositions in an abandoned dump. I then use elements of these kinds of shots to inform my work on canvas and on paper. I never directly copy any image, but rather internalize the contents as a mental repertoire of future compositions and surface details.

Video preview of solo exhibit

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.