fine art




 New Works

New Works

The NEW WORK is a body of work that was ongoing during the year-long engagement with the Project Group...

 

 Drawings

Drawings

Drawing is an activity I spend a lot of time doing. I consider it a form of 'doodling' to help me digest the impact of stimulation. These drawings were done after my stay in Quimper, Brittany France. The drawings were done in Canada...

 

 Thoughtforms

Thoughtforms

Thought form is a term I use when I put a series of ideas together to form a concept. The visual image requires the type of construction that will communicate effectively the group of ideas I was working with...

 

 Golden Image Gallery No4

High Octane

HIGH OCTANE: a different kind of energy for painting.

I want to explore the idea of using high tension within the body - and transferring it onto a surface - as a source for a painting...

 

 Remembering

Remembering...

The objective of the studio is to explore the space where life and the dream meet. This series of 30 paintings looks at memories as a form of images held in the time frame called the past...

 

  Golden Image Gallery No4

Large Abstracts

The source for each painting is to be found in the dream space.

Over the years I've developed a technique that enables me to take the dream apart and to extract information from it. In the large abstracts, several months of working with the contents of the dream space resulted in a pattern emerging...

 

  Golden Image Gallery No4

Little Red Paintings

Review by: Jem Main, Director of The Study Gallery of Modern Art, Poole.

Marie Laywine's paintings evolve over a substantial periods of time - time spent capturing and reflecting on dreams - for years in some instances...

 

  Golden Image Gallery No4

Golden Image

These are part of a series of small images measuring 15cms(H) x14cms(W) , almost square but not quite on prepared board.

These are small gem-like paintings: a study in colours using the brilliancy of transparent acrylic glazes and combining them with the solidity of gold leaf...

 

  Preludes

Preludes

Review by: Jem Main, Director of The Study Gallery of Modern Art, Poole.

Marie Laywine's paintings evolve over a substantial periods of time - time spent capturing and reflecting on dreams - for years in some instances...