Eleanor Bartlett: Matter

Image Credit: Eleanor Bartlett

Black Swan Arts

01373 473980
office@blackswanarts.org.uk
www,blackswanarts.org.uk

Saturday 05 January 2019 – Saturday 09 February 2019
Opening Hours: 10am-4pm

Preview

Friday 4 January, 6–8pm

Q&A

Does Art Have To Mean Anything?
Friday 1 February, 6–7pm.

Eleanor paints with materials such as tar and wax to produce highly textured and immersive works that have an extraordinary three-dimensional presence. From childhood, she has been fascinated with rivers and open water and this is reflected in the textures, form and sentiment of her work.

Eleanor says: ‘In the sense of non-representation, the materials here carry the weight of the idea. The tar, wax and metal paint are totally involved in the resolution of the painting, suggesting a democratic order of all form explicitly described in matter.’

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