Sunday, August 17, 2014

Symbols - etchings.

Experimenting with mathematical symbols - and pairing them. Not sure what this will become - an artist's book? It needs words ... needs mulling over somewhat ... we'll see ...
























Hmmmmm - can you spot the problem above?









Thursday, August 7, 2014

Mono.

Some monotype experiments:



Friday, August 1, 2014

More new acquisitions.

These lovely small ink and water colour paintings are by Andrew Sutherland. They were part of his exhibition Other Dust at Salon 91. They are postcard sized and were painted by the artist in Taiwan, and then sent through the post to the gallery.



Tuesday, July 29, 2014

A zine - at last ...

I have joined a group of friends to make zines - we meet once or twice a month. So eventually (6 years after my original intention!) I have just finished my first zine, called Matters of the Heart. Some of the pages:


































Matters of the Heart (zine, 28 pages, b&w photocopy, stitched binding, with origami heart).

Monday, July 21, 2014

New art acquisitions.

I have acquired a couple of new works of art over the last 12 months, all of which I neglected to post about.
Two new works by Eugenie Marais - small, delightful canvases:
























And the one below is by Bridget Simons - from her Masters degree show.



































Next week I will show the three most recent paintings in my collection.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Every Art ...

I found  this quote by Charles Simic in Dime Store Alchemy - a book of his reflections on Joseph Cornell's work.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

My heart is ... an adjective.

My Heart is an Adjective (drypoint etchings and debossing).