Fine Art Degree Project: "Model of a Landscape"
These cubic sculptures also used the Sol Lewitt method of the idea being the principle aspect of the work.http://samgallowayart.blogspot.com/2011/08/mondrian.html, http://samgallowayart.blogspot.com/2011/08/sol-le-witt.html. Despite originating as a single model for a large scale installation, these cubes became individual elements that provided the grammar for a completed work.The piece was...
Anthony Whishaw: 'Edge of Perception'
Edge of Perception is an exhibition I visited at the RA in London. The artist who painted these landscape depictions is Anthony Whishaw. These paintings clearly follow the same ideas as landscapes by Cezanne or photography by Uta Barth. The name of the exhibition is fitting as, in my opinion, these paintings truly represent a landscape at the ‘edge of perception’. From reading...
I am inspired by the linear mark making within this drawing, used to create sense of the figures ‘emerging’ from the environment. I feel it relates very strongly to the Zen ink landscape paintings as well as much of the sculpture I have been looking at. http://samgallowayart.blogspot.com/2010/12/zen-landscape-paintings.html.