Barnard is please to present PAINTER PAINTER! – an exhibition of work by selected artists engaging with the medium and material of paint. Diverse in their approach and process, each of these painters nonetheless shares a common commitment to, and celebration of, the medium with its many histories.
Characterized by both repetition and reactivation of a language with numerous dialects, this exhibition explores emergent developments in painting and the ever-shifting role of the painter in contemporary art and culture, which remains as fluid, and arguably relevant, as the medium itself.
PAINTER PAINTER! includes work by Jo Hummel, Alexia Vogel, Katherine Spindler, Jennifer Morrison, Paul Senyol, Emma Aspeling, Tom Cullberg, Swain Hoogervorst, Jeanne Hoffman, Claire Johnsson, Jo O’Connor, Gabrielle Raaff, Emma Nourse, Cathy Layzell, Jill Trappler and Oda Tungodden