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Bonnie McQuillan

My Swimmer series explores a time of innocence. Clean clear water amplifies the purity of that time. Reflected and refracted light both highlight and obscure the subjects wrapping them in a protective layer under the water. I manipulate photos of my subjects then reconfigure the images manually to create analog collage on a cradled birch surface. I finish by hand with acrylic paint, modelling paste and layers of varnish. All work is ready to hang.
  • 2D Works
  • Mixed Media 2D
  • 2022
  • 35.56 x 27.94 x 3.81 cm
    14 x 11 x 1.5 inch

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