October 18, 2019

‘What do we romanticise that we shouldn’t?

Lily Macrae

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Oil on canvasExpect the setting of the sun, 2019140 x 170 cm

Drawing from old masters works, with a contemporary female perspective I place Baroque tales in the present and explore the impulse to retrieve and question the portrayal of women in art history as purely ornamental; femininity as decoration.