Not a photo this month, but one of the remarkable moth images by Sarah Gillespie, whose exhibition starts next month at Beaux Arts in London. I absolutely love learning about the the methods and inner thoughts of other creators. To meet and to gain an understanding of how Sarah approaches her work was a real privilege. What moved me most was the depth of connection that she sought with her subjects. Sometimes her paintings, silverpoint drawings and mezzotints require weeks and even months of looking and study. Here's my essay about the forthcoming show. Click here.
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© Mark Cocker 2019