Research, research, research…

Research, research, research…

Today in the studio — looking into Bernd and Hilla Becher’s ‘typologies’, New Objectivity and the ‘art of thingness’ in relation to a new series of work surrounding the effects of time. I’m interested in producing sequences of images over extended time periods, that together, tell a story or document a process with more depth and information than is possible with a single image.


Recent posts from my Studio Journal

the seasons series

Spring—summer—autumn—winter

Or, actually winter—spring—summer—autumn. This four panel series, each one based on colours of the season, go rather well together. However, aesthetically they work better starting with winter… ⁠ 4 panels, each 8x8in, acrylic on paper on board 2021⁠.⁠

the seasons series

Just varnished

Once the sequence was sorted the pieces went together quickly. Without any joins the only fiddly bit was cutting the final strip to fit in the last gap on each.