Matthew J. Hill Work 2013 ''''Preludes''''
Matthew J Hill Works 2013 ‘Preludes’ Gone is most of the ‘dry’ Conceptualism’ of previous work as I discover the pleasure of working with the limitless possibilities provided by the plasticity of oil paint. And of course colour. A return to traditional media, canvases and oil paint: These works, come from intuition, memory and a shared European culture My delight of working without the constraints of commencing a work with a specific intended meaning always brings me to…………… questions. How do I take this paint and fill the space before me with an image I will be content with? what do I have to help me? there are no preparatory sketches, photos or plans I rely only on my intuition, my imagination, memories and my experience[[][[]]s] and so, the painting may be finished in weeks or it may take years before I see a meaning start to appear. another question? do I want this meaning or must it be hidden away and a new one found? in this set of works this has been the process I have u
Matthew J. Hill