Friday, 29 March 2013

Philip Flanagan at Belén Ferrier, Geneva, Switzerland

In March 2013 Philip Flanagan will exhibit fourteen acrylics on canvas with Belén Ferrier.

The finished works, although abstract, are landscape based, but I suggest rather than describe the topography of the landscape, selecting elements which sum up the whole. The paintings are a contour of my feelings, an emotional response to a setting, a psychological territory, where colour and line are used to convey a mood or energy that embodies the territory traversed. I strive to capture the inherent light of the landscape through a process of reduction, searching for an overall simplicity that will convey its true meaning.

 Sunlight on the Shore, acrylic on linen, 130 x 174 cm

 After Sun, acrylic on linen, 80 x 100 cm

Mid Day, acrylic on linen, 80 x 100 cm

© Philip Flanagan

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