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A woven painting IV

Painting (woven):
Update 2014-05-15: This painting has been recycled.

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Untitled. 2013. Acrylics on paper, interwoven. 60x80cm.

For this one the two interwoven paintings were dissolved in water, manipulated, and put under pressure for a week, before the weaving.

2013.05.09 00:04 in Woven paintings

A woven painting III

Painting (woven): Around 130 strands of paper (each 1 cm wide) from two different paintings were woven into this:

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Untitled. 2013. Acrylics on paper, interwoven. 80x60cm.

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2013.05.02 21:38 in Woven paintings

Pattern components (wip)

Test print of 7 new miniature linoleum tiles designed for pattern work. Each tile measures only 2.5 by 2.5 cm (1x1 inch), half the size of my star tiles.

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"Test prints: Pattern components". 2013. Linoleum. (7x) 2.5x2.5cm.

To the left are the individual tiles in a vertical row, to the right each of them are repeated in groups of four, following a simple clockwise rotation rule.

2013.04.24 01:15 in Patterns

Samsaric stripes

Painting/striped: Conceptual. This one has an individual topic/subject/idea. Contemporay per se, but not neccesarily so as the concept seems to be "evergreen".

Updated 2013-04-12: Now with process photos.
Updated 2018-02-11: Explanation/background added.

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"Saṃsāra, Sweet Saṃsāra" (The trap).
Acrylics, manipulated book pages and -paper on acrylics on paper. Mounted on paper. 2013. 80x60cm.

This painting is intended to be an unpleasant viewing experience. Read on for explanation and process photos ...

2013.04.12 00:52 in Striped paintings

Dissolved painting III

Number 3 in the "Dissolving the painting"-series:

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Untitled. 2013. Acrylics and paper on paper. 80x60cm.

2013.04.11 02:48 in Painting