PROPOSALS - NEW WORK

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Are we here yet?

 

A series of large paintings (oil on canvas) inverting the standard view of cinemas appropriation of literature, and art. 

 

Referencing the cinema of Claude Lelouch, The aim is to relocate Lelouch's Parisian dawn traverse to Wellington, initially via GoPro video footage and then attempt to capture the essence of a city caught in the liminal space.

Beta test

 

A series of small paintings (oil on canvas) inverting the standard view of cinemas appropriation of literature, and art.

Referencing the transference of cinema from celluloid to the analogue technology of magnetic video tape, the paintings are photorealist representations of a frozen frame.

 

The work continues the strand of nostalgic impossibility, non-return, and temporal dislocation.