GALLERY 2021

graphic art by Italo Giardina

Subject of image being the shades on the water makes the image a straight styleSubject positioned from top section and its imposing content.The straight style is the sole figure clearly stands out from the dark into the sunset gives its strength as a subject.. Clearly the strong subject is this illuminated urban colonial Flight of birds if clearly captured is an excellent example of the straight style. The solitary subject surrounded by space on a line.Three elements are clearly separated to mark a straight style. Action shot of bird stands out.Subject is clearly defined. The old and new urban architecture with negative space in a flat perspective for a straight style. The small cluster of rock and sea expanse to the island has al sense of proportionality.
  • Binary layering for mixed media
    Binary layering for mixed media
  • Mixed media photography with a dramatic edge as a stand off.
    Mixed media photography with a dramatic edge as a stand off.

January 2021

  • Red tailed Black Cockatoo
    Red tailed Black Cockatoo
  • Area site specific mixed media
    Area site specific mixed media

Abstracts for mixed media.

The directly above set of depictions are selected as candidates for embedding into a multi compositional process. Several motifs seem to be central to the process of what I coin as ‘perceptualism’. I think of this kind of perception a imaginary supervening mind dependent reality set upon objectivity of what might be public perception of things in modernity and nature.

  • Resin layers built up in multiple stages to magnify camel legs that are situated under a lino cut.
    Resin layers built up in multiple stages to magnify camel legs that are situated under a lino cut.

Photographs (above) placed within the variable media, which consists of fibre glass, silk, various types of paint, powder, resin, wax, steel, putty and more.

  • Side A, hanging perspective.
    Side A, hanging perspective.

[Above]

A two sided multi compositional sculptural painterly, with text (STAMP ME or MA STATE). The photographic depiction of a battery stamp (mining relic) is covered in resin.