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Penney, William (2009) Body of work "Tumble". [Artefact]

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Abstract

This series was funded by The Arts Council of N.Ireland. This allowed me to develop a new body of work at the Print Studio Cambridge.The experimental outlook at The Print Studio has been likened to more laboratory than factory, it embraces the best of both old and new technologies . The studio was founded and directed by Master Printer Kip Gresham "one of the influential print makers of our time". Kip Grresham, who collaborated in this series of work, has worked with major artists including Elizabeth Frink, Peter Blake, Eduardo Paolozzi, Terry Frost and John Hoyland. The linear structures that I had previously been using conventionally to carry imagery in "12 Month" series (2009) together with TS Elliot's 'Four Quartets' led to examination of the typography of 'journey's' and transformations in triptych formats. The use of animated, abstracted forms lends ambiguity to the transformation. It can simultaneously be read as literal journey from one field of the triptych to another, a sequenced tumbling, a map, a chart , a river or more intimate and human processes such as a digestive tract.

Item Type:Artefact
Keywords:Print Studio Cambridge, Journey, Dry Point, TS Elliott
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment
Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment > Belfast School of Art
Research Institutes and Groups:Art and Design Research Institute
Art and Design Research Institute > Art and Context
Location:Plates archived at The Print Studio, Cambridge
Date:01 April 2009
ID Code:17957
Deposited By:Mr William Penney
Deposited On:07 Apr 2011 12:44
Last Modified:19 Apr 2013 11:09

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