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Philippa Tunstill


My paintings are a continuous exploration of spatial ideas through colour, surface and texture which are applied and manipulated to produce an intense interactive little drama emerging out of a field of flat colour. This deep surround contains the image but also becomes an essential part of the painting. The square format has been a consistent part of my work for as long as I can remember - it provides the means to extend and multiply but equally satisfies in its purity of form.

Kyoto - oil on board
h91cm x w91cm

Cross Reference - oil on board
h990cm x w90cm