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Edward Clayton

Edward Clayton

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18 - 24 July 2013

 

Edward Clayton, a final year student at Bucks New University, celebrates the materiality of paint with a series of oil paintings on aluminium. Clayton explores the concept that paint has the potential to represent itself purely as a medium whilst simultaneously suggest something other than itself.

 

Whilst the paintings are often derived from Clayton’s observations, they avoid any specific interpretation by suggesting rather than describing imagery. By creating abstract works in this way, the artist creates imaginary forms that are an amalgamation of past observations. The viewer is encouraged to consider the duality of the painting medium in the physicality of the paint and in their own interpretation of the subject matter.  


Showcase 2013 Exhibitions

 

Emma Wakefield

4 - 10 July 2013

 

Janice Hunt

11 - 17 July 2013

 

Edward Clayton

18 - 24 July 2013

 

Holger Kilumets

25 - 31 July 2013

 

Holly Kemish

1 - 7 August 2013

 

Cally Shadbolt

8 - 14 August 2013

 

Scott Kells

15 - 21 August 2013

 

Aleksandra Warchol

22 - 28 July 2013