Supplicant 101

2008

Dragicevic, Milena
I see a lot of my work as a resurrection of sorts, not for sentimental or nostalgic reasons, but for survival reasons. The paintings I make, the faces, the objects involve interventions and act as 'stand-ins' for something else. The singularity of each piece is preserved by working in a random ordered series. The Supplicants are not portraits or true reflections of the models. They are about something else - they are not mutants they are just unknowable. Milena Dragicevic
  • Artwork Details: Image, 61 x 51cm
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  • Material description: oil on linen
  • Credit line: Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre, London © the artist, courtesy Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna.
  • Theme: Undefined
  • Medium: Painting
  • Accession number: ACC62/2009

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