Paulien Barbas
Born Hilversum (NL), 1981
Nationality NL

www.paulienbarbas.com
 
'Spillover', 2014, photograph 'Spillover', 2014, photograph
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Paulien Barbas retains moments of observation, dissolving the distinction between failure and coincidence to generate in-betweens. The circles created on the lithography stone, as the old image is removed, become an image on their own. Repetition and rehearsal interchange as in a process of creation, but it is repetition itself that Barbas focuses. The sound of cracking ceramic glaze that fills the room is no longer the record of a failure, but rather the consequence of a transformation.