The show is a major departure from the summary, gestural operates Caroline has exhibited in the past—instead making use of oil paint and drawing on figuration, portraiture and continue to existence to capture smaller moments in time.
‘I was interested in capturing individuals peaceful, unseen moments in my relationship and motherhood that are often overlooked or neglected about, but are actually imbued with tenderness and natural beauty,’ says the New Zealand-born, Melbourne-based mostly artist.
Is effective in ‘MotherLover’ began as pictures of Caroline’s wife just before being indirectly translated onto canvas. ‘I was fewer intrigued in acquiring a sense of realism inside of the concluded parts in its place I wished to imbue the operates with the emotions that have been felt in the times the photographs had been taken,’ explains Caroline.
The paintings’ intimate nature developed with notable, sheer brushstrokes invitations the viewer to shift up close to canvas and working experience the functions in greater depth.
Though particular to her romantic relationship, Caroline hopes the is effective in ‘MotherLover’ seize the universal knowledge and feelings involved with link.
‘I hope this human body of get the job done enables the viewer to get the time to mirror on their own day-to-day daily life and relationships within just it—taking stock of the beauty in fleeting times when provided the probability to replicate.’
Thursday Oct 13-Saturday November 5 2022
Opening celebration: Thursday Oct 13, 6pm-8pm
In dialogue party with Caroline Partitions and Karina Dias Pires: Saturday November 5, 2pm-4pm
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