France-Lise McGurn (British, b. 1983)
In Pub-Lik 5, 2021
Medium: Painting on silkscreen base, on paper
Dimensions: 60 cm x 60 cm
Edition of 10 (with same silkscreen base): Hand-signed, titled, numbered and dated
Condition: Mint (sold unframed)
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In Pub-lik 5 by France-Lise McGurn has a silkscreen base design which the artist has hand-finished by applying a unique fluid paint element to each image.
France-Lise McGurn, a contemporary Scottish artist, has established herself as a distinctive voice in the art world with her captivating and immersive works. Born in 1983, McGurn explores themes of identity, intimacy, and the female gaze through her unique artistic practice, which encompasses painting, drawing, and installation. France-Lise McGurn‘s artwork often blurs the boundaries between figuration and abstraction, creating dreamlike and fragmented narratives. Her signature style involves the use of flowing lines, gestural brushstrokes, and vibrant colors, which contribute to the fluidity and dynamic energy of her compositions. Inspired by her background in fashion and textile design, her paintings often incorporate patterns and textiles, lending a tactile quality to her work. One of the recurring motifs in France-Lise McGurn‘s art is the human figure, particularly women. Her figures, depicted in various states of undress, are depicted in intimate and domestic settings. McGurn’s portrayal of the female form challenges traditional notions of beauty and invites viewers to question societal expectations and representations of women. The vulnerability and strength of her subjects, combined with the expressive and gestural quality of her brushwork, create a sense of raw authenticity and emotional resonance. France-Lise McGurn‘s installations further enhance the immersive experience of her art. Through the strategic arrangement of her paintings within exhibition spaces, she creates environments that envelop viewers, blurring the boundaries between the artwork and the viewer’s own physical presence. This immersive approach encourages a deeper engagement with her work and invites viewers to explore the interconnectedness between the depicted narratives and their own lived experiences.