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New painting

How can a painting be attached / detached from place? place | pleɪs | noun 1 a particular position, point, or area in space; a location…2 a portion of space designated or available for or being used by someone: they hurried to their places at the table | Jackie had saved her a place. • a vacancy or available position… • the role played by or importance attached to someone or something in a particular context: the place of computers in improving office efficiency.…3 a position in a sequence or series, typically one ordered on the basis of merit: his score left him in ninth place. Apple Dictionary I feel this […]

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Impressions of the paintings by Christina Quarles

https://www.christinaquarles.com/Paintings-1 Naked bodies that dance in and out of planes. Figures that sprawl and writhe under the loose eroticism of the body, undulating with sexuality and the grotesque. This is the body-pounding impression of the paintings and drawings by Christina Quarles. Each painting by the American born, Los Angeles based artist contains a tangle of […]

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Day 2

It’s day 2 in the studio, and I’m a bit stumped on what to do. It’s 5.47pm (It doesn’t feel like it) and I’m wondering whether to start a new stretched smallish canvas or not. I spent some time preparing a digital design and then sketch for a painting back in London, of a run […]

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