Excursion by Paul Bellingham

£80.00

Another ‘cinematic’ format, the long landscape rectangle. Here I have tried to imagine a kind of alternate reality with both the familiar and unfamiliar.
I prepared the landscape in acrylic paint using painting knives. I then added the various images over many long and experimental days until I was happy with the composition. I then painted in shadows to acquire an overall cohesion to the piece.
A sense of humour is essential, albeit dark at times.

A limited edition of 10 prints

Dimensions: 297 x 420mm

SKU: cfp0330 Category:

Description

A limited edition print run of 10 by artist Paul Bellingham

“My fascination and love of art grows and intensifies as I continue to make it.”

Paul Bellingham’s work is primarily painting, drawing and collage. He is interested in the process of painting and in the paint itself, describing his process as a partnership between the conscious and the unconscious mind.

Bellingham’s work is partially spontaneous and partially pre-planned. He explains: “sometimes I have a loose or general idea at the beginning of my process, in the hope that this will evolve into something with more credibility. Often the end result is a surprise to me. I am trying not to think too much about outcome.” Experimentation is vital to his work, keeping it alive and dynamic. He aims to be “honest and to remember the code of chance and experiment.”

Bellingham started to paint in 1994, as a self-taught artist, however he has always drawn from the age of 4. He is currently studying for a BA (hons) Fine Art degree at Chichester School of Art, where he is enjoying exploring his practice from an academic perspective.

Additional information

Dimensions297 x 420 mm
Artist

Paul Bellingham

Original Medium

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Our Prints

Our limited edition prints are custom made by Tin Dogs Fine Art and printed on Minuet Smooth 300gsm paper. All prints are accompanied with a signed and numbered certificate of authenticity.

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