• On Interruptions and Motion

    10 days ago - By Anna Rose Bain

    Recently I began a new series exploring dance and the illusion of motion in my paintings, thanks to a fantastic new model who was willing to collaborate with me. I have been thinking about the word "interruption," and how irksome it can be both in real life and in a work of art. An interruption during a painting session - whether it be from a phone call, a salesperson ringing the doorbell, or a fussy toddler waking from her nap - often takes what might have been a great moment of inspiration and turns it on its head. You might lose your train of thought entirely and feel creatively...
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