Emma Bennett

United Kingdom, b. 1974

209 followers

Emma Bennett

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United Kingdom, b. 1974

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209
Biography

Emma Bennett makes small to large scale paintings that employ the memento mori to investigate the fleeting nature of existence. Combining finely painted figurative elements and the black monochrome, they reference Old Master painting, Modernism and contemporary media such as video and photography. Bennett has recently introduced volcanoes as her primary motif, thus rendering them as the ultimate memento mori.

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Emma Bennett makes small to large scale paintings that employ the memento mori to investigate the fleeting nature of existence. Combining finely painted figurative elements and the black monochrome, they reference Old Master painting, Modernism and contemporary media such as video and photography. Bennett has recently introduced volcanoes as her primary motif, thus rendering them as the ultimate memento mori.

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