New Generation Gallery

Kara Sparks

Individual Undergraduate Study Abroad, Burren College of Art

New Generation Gallery 2015

Smudge by Kara Sparks
Figure detail from 'Peeled' by Kara Sparks
Bare by Kara Sparks

These works are selected from a series titled “Thin Skinned”. The figure is the primary subject of her paintings with a focus on treatment of skin and distortion. She is interested in the idea of embodying issues of abuse that are usually not noticeable on the surface through skin, which is a fragile surface itself that tends to be covered and protected.

More info about Kara Sparks at https://www.burrencollege.ie

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