At the core of Francesca P. Giuliano’s process is the push and pull between creating by design or by intuition. Between slipping into work made to look considered versus working without thinking. Between engaging the conscious or not. That tension informs the materials, the means of production and the techniques used.
Et tu Gorbachev. The socialist fraternal embrace between Mikhail Gorbachev and Erich Honecker (the General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany and therefore controlled the government of the German Democratic Republic) during the former’s visit to East Germany for the 40th anniversary of the raising of the Berlin Wall (6–7 October 1989). I … Continue reading Stabilising minute moments
There’s a point, isn’t there, where something you’ve been doing a while turns a gear. It’s often a petri dish accident. When I work on digital images I use a bright, contrasting colour as a background to help me see where I’ve missed bits and how much is left to do. I started noticing that … Continue reading Still more values