2016 Still Lives

My 2016 still life painting plays with the inherent tensions between the natural world and painted spaces. Captivated by the things we long to bring inside, I attempt to document the enclosed garden of our interiors. 

Geraniums and silk scarf. 50x60cm. Acrylic and oil on linen canvas. 2016.

Geraniums and Swiss dots.60x50cm Oil on linen canvas. 2016.

Wildflowers on tartan. 50x60cm. Acrylic and oil on linen canvas. 2016.

Geraniums and Swiss dots. Oil on linen canvas. 2016.

Wildflowers on tartan. Acrylic and oil on linen canvas. 2016.

Artichokes and Matisse. 60x50cm. Oil on linen canvas. 2016.