Will Suglia

My recent paintings have developed into a series that takes on the subject of a picnic.  Individual paintings depict images of a single figure in landscape. These subjects are well explored through the history of painting, and I am using these fairly cliché themes to explore ideas of originality.  By embracing my devout worship of canonized painters, and their paintings, my practice is a performance of the uncomfortable task of making original paintings.  There is an element of humor in the work, as I find humor an easy fix for mundane situations.  Recently I have been working with the idea of multiples to amplify ideas in the work. The picnic has a ‘night version’.

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