Metamorphosis #2

by Genevieve Leavold

Graphite Drawing on Archival paper

A series of graphite drawings made as an in response to the Kafka novella Metamorphosis and the biological, physical process.

“ As an artist I am fascinated by change and the transformation that each of us go through as we experience life, I explore this through my environment taking inspiration from worn and broken surfaces and the life which inhabits them”

Using a technique of building up and removing layers or graphite to create the final image. Each dra...

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Genevieve Leavold

Genevieve Leavold

b.1980, UK. Multidisciplinary 2D artist, originally trained in theatre design. My work is continually evolving though it is grounded in a love of drawing, influenced by the explorative practice of Mira Schendel and the philosophy of Wittgenstein. I seek to explore the ephemeral, overlooked parts of my environment, documenting worn, overgrown or broken surfaces, recording the existence of decay and disintegration. I have exhibited extensively throughout the UK. I have work in private collections in the UK, US and Europe.

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