“I’m continually searching for the perfect mark. It has to be instant and uncomplicated, natural, fluid and fresh. I’m never satisfied with what I create. I’m constantly striving to make the next painting revolutionary.
The agility and fervour evident within these paintings suggests that a marvellous wrestle, not only with the paint itself but with the artist’s condition, has taken place. “I am convinced that the more I remove myself from the process the better the works end up being” says the artist as she tries to vanquish her own position. Navigating a space between control and abandon, between expectation and surprise, the artist is generating an observant and responsive visual encounter.
Her efforts are rewarded with a rich seam of glistening gems, brought to life through the dynamic possibilities of colour.