Art of the matter: Painting’s gone to the dogs

Times Live | Mary Corrigall:

The famous pug circles my legs and pants before lying down next to Georgina Gratrix’s feet. He is the inspiration behind Georgina Gratrix’s new exhibition, Puppy Love – a series of portraits and ”painted sculptures” of dogs. Gratrix is gaga for dogs, but the doggy theme has more to do with her desire to avoid making “serious art”. Call it a backlash against conceptualism, art or painting itself… Read more

Image:  Alfonso Gratrix or The_Fonzzzzzz as he is known to his almost 300 Instagram followers initially appears to be as excited as I am to meet him.

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