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© the artist. Photo credit: University of Warwick

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Thompson's paintings exist between representation and abstraction; they refer to physical elements we are familiar with but we can't name. This is why they are so intriguing; they are abstract and yet resemble other forms such as cellular or biological structures. In considering her paintings we attach meaning to seemingly neutral objects.

University of Warwick


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  • Medium

    oil on linen

  • Measurements

    61 x 61 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    purchased from the Purdy Hicks Gallery, 1994


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