Barbara Nicholls: Sedimentary Flow

Barbara Nicholls: Sedimentary Flow
Library Shelf Location 18.NICH
Publication Date 06 Jul 2017

Barbara Nicholls: Sedimentary Flow is the first substantial publication on the British artist Barbara Nicholls, who has been producing work for over 30 years. The title focusing on Nicholls monumental watercolour works.These paintings emerged by manipulating the behaviour of pigment in ever-increasing quantities of water. As such their production remains consistent with Nicholls' approach to art production over the years, when she has stitched, drawn, covered, cut, built and otherwise extracted her media from sites of chaos.The book includes a specially commissioned essay by Martin Holman, whose writing on contemporary and modern visual art has appeared in leading art press outlets since 1979. He is a regular contributor to international media outlets such as Cura, Freize, Art Review and Art Monthly. His essays analyses Nicholls' watercolour works as well as the history of her practice prior to their creation. Holman's previously work about Nicholls appeared in the catalogue for Et in Arcadia Ego-Weltchaos & Idylle, Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany 2015.

ISBN 9781911164210
Quantity 1
Pages 128
Author Martin Holman
Format Hardback
Publisher Black Dog Publishing Ltd
Category Artists' Monographs A-Z
Keywords Watercolour paintings, Pigment, Art Production, Stitching, Drawing, Sites of chaos
Language English

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