ARCTIC SILK SCREEN IN CHINA

‘ARCTIC CRACKING’, AUTUMN 2018, ANNUAL SUNSET,  SUBLIME BAY, AROUND THE CORNER FROM NY ALESUND, SVALBARD SICHUAN FINE ARTS INSTITUTE, CHINA FOUR LAYERED SILKSCREEN SCOTLAND # CHINA # ARCTIC GEORGIA ROSE MURRAY AND CAO WEN COLLABORATION   Wrapped and ready for travels in the rain… first to painting studio, Huxi, SFAI, then onwards to Xu Space … More ARCTIC SILK SCREEN IN CHINA

CHINESE GLOSS ARCTIC ICE

Glaciers in all directions Composite sheets and a thick long roll Waiting for large boards to arrive- halted progress due to Chinese rain Finally found the thick gloop- white oil based gloss Glaciers and sky space becomes slippery smooth and shiny with the lushush buttery gloss + pigment mix Yellow rice paper, Cerulean Blue + … More CHINESE GLOSS ARCTIC ICE

REVERSE MIGRATION

THE COOL AIR AND VAST SPACE ARE CALLING THE MIGRATION IN REVERSE WILL BEGIN TOMORROW WHEN I FLY FROM CHONGQING TO OSLO AND THEN ONWARD TO LONGYEARBYEN BODY, MIND AND PAINTING MATERIALS FROM HIGH TO LOW TEMPERATURES CHINA TO SVALBARD (PART OF THE ARTIST IS ALREADY UP THERE… JUST HANGING OUT, WAITING FOR THE WHOLE … More REVERSE MIGRATION

ARCTIC OPENING

Mentally, spiritually, physically (dreaming, painting, drawing, thinking, acquiring equipment/ materials/ -20C clothing), preparing to go to the most incredible place I have ever experienced on Earth so far (which will be the biggest contrast I can imagine to this land-locked Chinese city of 18 MILLION!) Preparing to journey to the place on the map The … More ARCTIC OPENING