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Painting, Oil on Canvas
Size: 59.8 W x 40 H x 1.4 D in
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The Night Of The Falling Stars (A Patchwork Dusk) Oil, acrylic, graphite, found object, collage, pastel, oil stick This painting is from my ongoing side series called "the stories we used to tell ourselves". The artworks focus on the feeling of love, togetherness, memories and youth. They are inspired by the dreams and thoughts of how you imagine your life will be when you grow up, and finding yourself grown up. The artworks feature whimsical, dreamlike, magical imagery and narratives, mixing different paint styles, application and styles. Figurative detailed areas contrast to strong colours and graphic simplified elements, mirroring in aspects of the painting style and carefree creativeness of adolescence. This painting makes me feel warm, comforted and makes me want to be surrounded by people I love, whether that be one person, a group of friends, or animals that bring feeling of safety. The title of this piece and the falling stars represent the feeling of no matter what is going on around you, there is a place to look for solace and somewhere you belong. This painting has built up areas of media, metal stars, oil paint, collaged colors from my palettes and inscribed messages of hope and realisation. Imagine this large statement piece would look great alongside minimal decor to compliment and contrast to the colours and composition to this piece. However I do also see this piece working in a maximalist dreamer environment, full of complimentary colours, textures, throws, pillows and love. This piece is ready to hang or alternatively would look great in a simple float frame in lighter or metallic colours.
Painting:Oil on Canvas
Size:59.8 W x 40 H x 1.4 D in
Ready to Hang:Yes
Packaging:Ships in a Crate
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Ships From:United Kingdom.
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ROMANTIC ESCAPISM fine art paintings channeling nostalgia and belonging. My work stems from exploration of life’s natural happiness and challenges. Depicting an illustrated portrayal of organic, sensitive, thoughts and narratives alongside pop inflicted, vibrant imagery. I aim to look into the realness of human nature, emotions and indulgences whether they be deep rooted messages or light hearted, humorous pieces. Considering the fleeting flash of sentimental memories and conversations that can be experienced at any age. Alot of my work can be a personal reflection and time for the viewer to think about where they are in their own life and where they want to go. Themes of my work include the state of the world, politics, equality and consumerism whilst hinting at popular iconography and symbols. My most recent work has begun to explore in greater depth my feelings of just living in this world, growing up, mental health and the challenges this can bring. You can find hints and narrative of my personal and relatable experience with these subjects scattered throughout my work. As someone who suffers from various invisible illnesses, I find myself as an artist intrigued by bringing out beauty from what may be seen as the opposite. Colour filled pieces, act as a cheery facade of scaffolding over artworks holding sincere messages to its viewers. I like to juxtapose and subvert my themes not always in a completely literal sense so that viewers minds can pull out a personal meaning to themselves and question their own thoughts and stories. Exploring sense of self, belonging and nostalgia, messages of strength and positivity creep their way into my work, scratched into paint layers. Signs of encouragement - like a glimmer of sunshine hold the pieces up. Titles of my artwork such as "Flowers will grow again", "the sun will come back" and "the light through the dark" are prime examples. I bring flowers into my work as I find they are a nurturing and natural comfort to grow over my artwork and they mimic the human in many ways. I want people to look at my work and feel a moment, a memory, a comforting nostalgia. Using colours and subjects that feel like they are somewhat of a fleeting memory or sudden, unfiltered thought. Specially in my new and upcoming work where I have begin experimenting with my media applications and process more - binding the line of realism, figurativeness and abstract.
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