Favourite Artists Part One

My favourite artists in no particular order. Salvador Dali Salvador Dali, The Persistence of Memory. 1931 Gustav Klimt Gustav Klimt, Portrait of Adele Bloch Bauer I.  1907 Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci, Study of Horse. 1492 Ana Mendieta Ana Mendieta, Silueta series  Georgia O'Keefe Georgia O'Keefe, Flower of Life II. 1925 Jenny Saville Jenny Saville, Reverse. …

The Sublime and its relevance in Contemporary Art

Here is an art essay for you which explains the concept of the sublime and whether it is relevant in contemporary art society, as always comment and like. In order to determine if the term sublime is relevant in contemporary art I am going to examine four artists who work with different mediums in contemporary …

What I Learned From University

I didn't go to university until I was twenty-five, due to low self-confidence, no idea what I wanted to do, and no qualifications. I went back to college (community college is the equivalent I believe in America) at twenty-three after three years of working a minimum wage job as a cleaner. During those years working …

Upcoming Exhibition

I have an collaborative exhibition coming soon (11/08/2014) working around the theme of space. As individual artists we have all made work on what we see space as, rather than working on the same meaning.Artist StatementPayne’s concept revolves around the concept of bodily space and the personal connotations connected to the theory’s she will be …

A.K.A Life drawing sessions

My collective and I began our life drawing sessions yesterday, sadly the good weather worked against us, and only a couple of people attended. That meant we had more control over the poses though, and were able to have full use of the materials provided. So all and all a really good afternoon.