Monday, 27 May 2013

David Hawley Anita Traverso Gallery, Australia


"I never get it right the first time. In fact never getting it right (or getting it wrong) is beside the point. These are just two elements that contribute to the mix, and the mix is what matters. "
David Hawley 2013 at Anita Traverso
The layering of painting on separated animation cells diffuses the colours like ink washes on watercolour paper but there is a technical and contemporary quality that the PVC layers add to David's paintings that stops them simply being decorative.