Artist: Simon Kirk
- Size: 3.9 x 5.9 x 0.4 inches (10 x 15 x 1 cm)
- Acrylic and Collage on Decollage on Board
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In my work I combine painting, collage and decollage (cutting or sanding away the built up surface to reveal layers below). I am fascinated by the combination of text and image in art, and in ‘Jazz O'Clock’ the free association of the images with the cut-up text creates an evocative work with an ambiguous narrative. The text is cut from pages of novels. In my variation of the cut up technique I cut the ‘poem’ I create out in one section. This is distinct from the cut up technique of cutting out strips of words and re-arranging them randomly.
My work has been selected for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibtion 2015. I previously exhibited and sold at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in 2013 and 2010. My work is sold at the New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and London Affordable Art Fairs. My work draws from images and text collected in my sketchbooks which through free association create playful abstractions. I am interested in the ambiguous subjective ‘hidden’ narrative where the 'story' remains oblique or partial. The work is multidirectional and open ended. Meaning is inherent but impossible to pin down precisely. The work is primarily layers of painting combined with collaged elements. However, I also use the decollage technique - cutting, tearing or sanding away par... (see more)
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