CROSSING RHA Gallery, Dublin, Ireland   | Photos Denis Mortell 
The verb crossing indicates a movement from here to there, back and forth. It is transitionary like nature and of being. In Crossing  I explore the abstract expressive possibilities of the road in contemporary culture as a fertile source for representing the temporal structure of our lives. Using the idea of ‘The Moving Observer’ leads us to think of time as locations in a landscape. As the observer ‘passes’ these locations so we are led to think of the observer’s motion as the ‘passage’ of time and of the distance between the observer and those locations in the landscape as the ‘amount’ of time ‘passed’..."
                                                                                                                        
Excavation 7 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Excavation 7 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Frequency 1 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Frequency 1 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Juncture (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Juncture (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Excavation 6 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Excavation 6 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Excavation 8 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Excavation 8 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Trajectory (2005), oil on canvas, 90x270cm
Trajectory (2005), oil on canvas, 90x270cm
Joint 5 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Joint 5 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Freeway sketchbook drawing (2004), ink on paper 20x30cm
Freeway sketchbook drawing (2004), ink on paper 20x30cm
Freeway sketchbook drawing (2004), ink on paper 20x30cm
Freeway sketchbook drawing (2004), ink on paper 20x30cm
Cell (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Cell (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Labyrinth 2 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Labyrinth 2 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Viscera 1 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Viscera 1 (2005), tempera on paper, 20x30cm
Viscera 3 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Viscera 3 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Viscera 5 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Viscera 5 (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Wave (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
Wave (2005), oil on canvas, 200x240cm
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