Photo: Sue Kennington in London

Sue Kennington

Artist

My work practice is an investigation into the possibilities of colour as a language. I use touch, geometry, and systems combined with the totally random, to arrive at an essentially expressive, romantic language. Drawing and measurement try to make an irrational world rational, and by so doing, tame it. Colour eludes measurement and the rational, slipping beyond meaning. This work is a fusion of both these things, and incapable of standing without the inherent tension between colour and drawing.

Location London
Activities Workshops, Studio practice
Artforms / type of project Painting
Tags abstract, geometric, colour, touch, paint, italy, abstract, geometry, colour, romantic, sensual, systems, paint, italy
Website http://www.suekennington.com

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  • Lines for Agnes

    01/09/2015 – 31/10/2015
    The Crypt, St Marylebone Parish Church, 17 Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5LT

    The show concerns 9 contemporary painters who explore current processes and concerns in abstract painting whilst acknowledging an invisible yet tangible line to the painter Agnes Martin.

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