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Selma Parlour: Smack Dab II (2019)

Selma Parlour’s machine code

Technology has caught up with Selma Parlour. The abstract painter has long made work which looks to be modelled on screen and then machined onto the linen which she favours. Now she has accessed three actual ‘machines’ to augment her brush and add a further conceptual dimension to her explorations of non-referential form, luminous colour, precision draftsmanship, pictorial language, and flatness.

Mark Sherin interviews artist Nick Hornby

Most artists have admired a Matisse in their time. But sculptor Nick Hornby has quoted the master in three dimensions and produced a large fantasia in polished walnut that cites an African mask found in the French painter’s oeuvre.

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