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A synopsis of the painting ‘ Family.’

Introduction This piece is very complex and is about dozens of subjects. I am looking at it a few months after completing it with a fresh perspective. As at the time, I moved away from my comfort zone dramatically, compared to my previous pieces before. For a good few years, my previous pieces had the…

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Synopsis of the painting ‘Free Spirit.’

Introduction   This artwork could be looked at me, moaning.  I think that’s okay, as it’s an affirmative, healthy moan, as I’ve created something positive from it. I’ve always used my art to help me with my mental health. I come from a very upsetting background, were at a very young age, my parents left…

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A synopsis of my painting ‘Consumed.’

Philosophically   Creating my paintings has always been, a process, of me philosophically, looking at my life, and admiring how I have created my past pieces. Whether that is technically or experimentally, it always gives me inspiration for my next creations. This painting, title ‘consumed’, has some philosophical thought behind it. As the simple styled…

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Surrealism and its philosophy

In surrealism, the conversations on the subject ‘crisis of the object’ have been neglected mainly in studies dedicated to surrealism. Some people think this is because the art world doesn’t like the surrealists, as they had ties with the communist party. When the surrealism started as a movement, the art world gave them the cold…

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Why I hated my Fine Arts Degree.

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I remember turning up to my Fine Arts Degree, I was a seventeen and had escaped, an unhappy family background. I had no qualifications and was suffering from a lot of mental health issues. I was the last of the poor, going to university, as in those days you could get a student loan and…

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