Private view: Laura Lancaster: 'Shadows and Mirrors'WORKPLACE LONDON 25 Apr 2018Private View: Wednesday 25th April, 6 - 8pm Laura Lancaster’s recent portraits of women both in silhouette and reflected in mirrors are paintings of ‘bad’ and ‘accidental’ pre-digital snapshot photographs collected by the artist. Lancaster purposefully restages these throwaway images as powerful inversions of the male gaze. In the Shadow series her loose impasto brushwork pushes the figure towards abstraction. The body and the surrounding scene begins to merge, whilst what remains of the subject stares down the viewer - the features of the face obscured by shadow. In...
Laura Lancaster : Shadows and Mirrors
26 April - 30 June 2018