Approved: 28.12.2012

Claire Meharg

Artist

Approved: 28.12.2012

I am not concerned with reproducing an ‘obvious visible’ ‘but an emerging invisible’, that comes from the act of painting and drawing, and the dialogue that develops between the paint and painter.  My work is not a representation of the world as such, but a search for an inner emphasis that cannot be illustrated in an obvious object.   It is the observations and thoughts between the obvious that result in the making of work.

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  • Location: Exeter, South West
  • Artforms: Drawing
 

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    Biography

    I am not concerned with reproducing an ‘obvious visible’ ‘but an emerging invisible’, that comes from the act of painting and drawing, and the dialogue that develops between the paint and painter.  My work is not a representation of the world as such, but a search for an inner emphasis that cannot be illustrated in an obvious object.   It is the observations and thoughts between the obvious that result in the making of work.

     

     

     

    CV & Education

    MA, BA (HONS) FINE ART UNIVERSITY OF PLYMOUTH

    Black and White 11, Artizan Gallery, Devon 2016

    The Plough Arts Centre Open Drawing Exhibition, Devon 2015

    Devon Open Studios, A New Place, Works on Paper, 2015

    'Seeing Beckett', Universities of Liverpool John Moores/Chester, Liverpool Irish Festival 2014

    'Lumina', Peninsular Gallery, Plymouth, 2012

    'Sensum', University of Plymouth, 2012

    'Drawing Crowds', Stone Space Gallery, London 2011

    'Swan Song', Vyner Street Gallery London

    'First Steps',Centre for Creativity, Dartmoor, 2010

    'Big Mouth', Royal William Yard, Plymouth, 2009

    SOLO EXHIBITION SEPTEMBER 2016, ARIEL GALLERY, ARIEL CENTRE, TOTNES

     

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