New Generation Gallery

Holly Draper

MFA, Burren College of Art

New Generation Gallery 2015

In my paintings, memory and food are fused to form fleshy, psychological objects. These forms are neither food nor figure; they are grounded but nonsensical, beautiful yet grotesque. They constantly shift and change as I am guided by the process of pushing paint, finally emerging as a reflection of my mental and emotional state.

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Octopus by Holly Draper
Christmas Cookies by Holly Draper
Mother and Wife by Holly Draper