continue to site
  • Art. painting. For Example: Augustine Carr

    23.02.2018

    Augustine Carr

    painting

    An appropriated book cover is painted over, not so much defaced as embellished, and then it is scanned and printed at a much-enlarged scale. ‘Tricks and Magic’ is a photograph of an open spread book, one of the pages is obscured by a sequence of coloured squares whereas the opposite page, depicting a blindfolded boy pointing upwards, is left intact. The veiled boy is echoed by the paint that veils the image beneath it. The relationship between the paintings and the particular books used is not specific or conceptual but open and elliptical. But it is the photographic enlargement of the paintings that works to both distance us from the emotively painted book and bring us closer to it through its enlargement. The device is both undone and magnified – as is the emotional intimacy.

    augustinecarr.com
  • Art. painting. For Example: Augustine Carr

    23.02.2018

    Augustine Carr

    painting

    NANA

    augustinecarr.com
  • Art. painting. For Example: Augustine Carr

    23.02.2018

    Augustine Carr

    painting

    NANA

    augustinecarr.com
  • Art. painting. For Example: Augustine Carr

    23.02.2018

    Augustine Carr

    painting

    NANA

    augustinecarr.com
  • FOR EXAMPLE: FAVOURITES

    04.09.2017

    Art, painting, maura segal

    maura segal

    painting

    03.06.2017

    Art, painting, Ferris Mcguinty

    Ferris Mcguinty

    painting

    26.09.2014

    Art, painting, Kaloust Guedel

    Kaloust Guedel

    painting

    11.05.2014

    Art, painting, Madeline Gallucci

    Madeline Gallucci

    painting

    24.09.2017

    Art, painting, Maureen Meyer

    Maureen Meyer

    painting

    05.03.2013

    Art, painting, james tebbutt

    james tebbutt

    painting

    19.03.2013

    Art, painting, frank gonzales

    frank gonzales

    painting

    05.08.2013

    Art, painting, paula macarthur

    paula macarthur

    painting