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Print 1. Project 4: Research point – Part 2.

Exploring printmakers using texture. Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) Automobile Tire Print, 1953 Robert Rauschenberg attended the Black Mountain College, under the tutelage of Josef Albers who I researched when looking at Anni Albers during my last course.  Rauschenberg describes Albers as … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Research point – Part 1.

Exploring printmakers using texture. Jon Cattapan. Dominik Mersch Gallery 16/10-15/11/14: ‘I’LL BE YOUR MIRROR’ – PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, MONOTYPES Exhibition. The opening of this exhibition last week was very informative as the artist spoke in-depth about both his influences and his … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Still life – Experimentation

Re-examining the bowl. I’m finding the start of this printing course agonising.  Everything is new to me and I’m working much more slowly than I feel I should and being very painstaking in my planning and results.  This aspect of … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Still life

Bowl Study. My aim with this section of the project is to explore some textural effects and continue to improve both my colour mixing and placement when using multiple masks. In the following prints the backgrounds were produced first, followed … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Dread

With war and terrorism prominent in the news these days I considered the emotions of the population caught up in war zones, those who don’t have anything to do with the fight but who are trapped in regions of unrest … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Bushfires

Following the progress of a bushfire as it advances on my home. 110gsm cartridge paper. Fire from the valley behind finally reaching the brow of the hill and enveloping the skyline tree growth. 110gsm cartridge paper. Fire advancing across the … Continue reading

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Print 1. Project 4: Self Portrait

Each of the images below show the way I see myself in different moods and different times of the day.  I spent some time developing the idea and then photocopied some images from my sketchbook.  A basic photocopy was then … Continue reading

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