I’m currently writing a contextual study on Hirst and in the middle of re-creating some of his ‘spin-paintings’ in acrylic. Despite his success with his work on formaldehyde-submerged animals in vitrines, I am more of a fan of his ‘Blue Paintings’ in the Wallace Gallery.
Having to make a decision I need to stick to is so difficult. I’m seriously going to have to remind myself its the best choice for me in the long run. Trying to rationalise a situation where your heart is involved is never easy.
Okay so this tv show probably is the complete opposite of everything i like, am interested in and think its interesting, but because of this, i find myself finding it ridiculous funny and spending my sunday evenings watching it. Ha
Yesterday I had one of the best days I’ve had in a while. Went to the Dulwich Picture Gallery with two friends to see Norman Rockwell’s exhibition. I’d not heard of his work before until my friend mentioned he’s always been one of her favourite artists. His work is ingenius.
It may sound pretty boring but it was the linoleum floor tiles in the kitchen of the flat I was born in. Beautiful place, but with the tiniest of kitchens. I obviously can only tell you this now though! I believe id have been 3 years old.