New Generation Gallery

Lena Willryd

BA Hons degree in Fine Art Painting, National College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2018

Inspired by nature, my current project looks at the silver birch (common in my native Sweden). Studying texture, surface and colour, I attempt to find its essence, translating it into paintings that hover between abstract and representational. I see the painting as a living entity, appearing in surprising, confusing, or even irritating ways.

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Northern Lights by Lena Willryd
Transformation by Lena Willryd
Roots by Lena Willryd
Growth by Lena Willryd
Home by Lena Willryd
Apocalypse by Lena Willryd