Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Found out today I'm going to Amsterdam for the Hans Brinker painting prize in December!
Quite excited. Also if you want to see me talk about my work look no further http://ucafarnhamarts.blogspot.co.uk/2013/11/60-second-interviews-with-year-3-student.html

Studio images, self portraiture

Thinking about the 'perfect' media image, I wanted to put myself in the place of the model, to the see the effect of a 'real' person within the glossy fashion imagery. I was trying to suggest that by taking the photo into painting gave it a physical presence- it was no longer a window into the image, the construct was broken