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HEO+3 Silence Is Over Artists Statements 21-24
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Written by Claire Dorey Images from left, Julia de Greff, Anna Arianova, Valerie Lambert, Veena Scialo We've reached the last post featuring the artwork and statements from artists participating in Silence Is Over in June 2018 at the Portico Gallery....
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HEO+3 Silence Is Over Artists Statements 18-20
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Written by Claire Dorey Images from Left, Liz Dalton. Maria Beddoes, Andrea Blair LIZ DALTON, Hestia, Goddess of the Hearth, Mixed media collage, £250.00 Through her soulful expression Hestia communicates an understanding of other’s pain. The burnt edges allude to...
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HEO+3 Silence Is Over Artists Statements 15-17
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Images from left: Paula Stevens-Hoare, Mary Gordon-Smith, Joan Eytie Kendall. PAULA STEVENS-HOARE, Daddy’s Little Princess, Gouache, £435.00 I mine the family photo album to examine what’s going on behind the obligatory smiles produced for the camera. Viewed in retrospect the...
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HEO+3 Silence Is Over Artists Statements 12-14
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Artwork and statements from artists participating in Silence Is Over in June 2018 at the Portico Gallery.
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HEO+3 Silence Is Over Artists Statements 10-11
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The artwork and statements from artists participating in Silence Is Over in June 2018 at the Portico Gallery. Over 20 female artists had their say on a blank canvas on the subject of coercive control and sexual abuse.
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HEO Artist’s Statements 20 and 21
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In the Moment, by Pia Goddard, Digital print, framed 17”x17”, £250. I'm the one with the camera so I don't make much of an appearance in the photographic history of my family or in my creative practice, so initially I took...
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HEO Artist’s Statements 17-19
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Halo, by Maria Beddoes, Acrylic, 44x56cm, £500. Inspired by portraiture styles of Renaissance, Pre-Raphaelite and Christian Orthodox paintings, I’m exploring and reinterpreting the form to express a more personal, individual and secular celebration of everyday life. The daily heroism in...
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HEO Artist’s Statements 14-16
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Anti Selfie, by Julie Bennett, 70x50cm, £300.  I wanted to create a self-portrait that was effectively an anti-selfie as a commentary on how the 'selfie' is a representation of the world revolving around the individual rather than one striving to...
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HEO Artist’s statements 11-13
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‘She is Becoming’, by Karen Piddington, 2019, photograph, 29cms x 42cms, £60. The self-portrait, by Karen Piddington, is closely bound-up in the notion of becoming-animal, where the artist is straying into the psychological territory of animals. The artist finds a...
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HEO Artist’s statements 9 and 10
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I thought you’d always have a young girl’s eyes, by Jennifer Merrell, Screen print, 35x45cm, NFS. While making my self portrait I found myself confronted with images of my younger self and the realisation that inside I am still those...
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