Features Blog » Gillian Carnegie
A blog dedicated to Modern British Art from Lund Humphries, the leading publisher of books on the subject.
It’s very rare for art critics to have the opportunity to stretch out and write at length about a single artist’s work. [....] No one else is asking you to dig into an oeuvre as deeply as you can—as you have to—when you write a text of 15,000 to 20,000 words like the ones we have in the Contemporary Painters Series, and this presents the writer with very different challenges and rewards.
"In contemporary painting Gillian Carnegie's work stands apart, quietly, calmly and insistently uncanny, with an emotional tenor unlike anything else in art today."
Artist Gillian Carnegie takes a pause from work in the studio to talk to Meris Ryan-Goff about the process of preparing for, and creating the Contemporary Painters Series monograph on her paintings...