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would you buy this painting?

[untitled water painting, acrylic on linen, 20cm x 20cm]
dear reader, would you buy this painting? it’s never been in a gallery or an exhibition (it has no picture frame) and it’s very unlikely to be. i seem to have a lot of paintings (or works) like this – many things started, but never really finished. [...]

Smoke and mirrors

Why smoke and mirrors?
My particpation in the Art Trail has made me verbalise more on the creation of my work, the ideas and inspiration behind it. I am developing a personal philosophy of painting which embraces its capacity for artifice – the visual trickery of base materials to magically transport a viewer to another place [...]