Lot 451 - Andrew Torr - Dungeness I
Lot 451 - Andrew Torr - Dungeness I
Lot 451 - Andrew Torr - Dungeness I

Lot 451 - Andrew Torr - Dungeness I

Oil on Paper

2022

A6 (15x10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

 

About  

 

Contemporary painter working in London. Particularly landscape/cityscape. 

 

Education  

 

BA Fine Art Wimbledon School of Art 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards  

 

One person shows at Bedford Gallery & Boundary Gallery 
Selected for the NEAC Mall Galleries Annual 

 

Gallery Representation  

 

Oliver Contemporary www.olivercontemporary.co.uk 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork    

 

I love making work for Art On A Postcard because the format forces you to address scale and how scale affects decisions, practice and results. The size of work is normally determined by intention, materials, subject matter etc. When you're tied to work within 6" x 4" you have to modify every subsequent decision and process that you would normally rely on to make work and this challenge takes you out of your comfort zone. 
 
Recently, I've been working on a large scale series of paintings from Dungeness beach in Kent. Normally, these vast spaces require a large format. When this is not an option, how do you modify process and method to make it work? 

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