paintings in oils tends to restrict
Here, Borin was commissioned to provide large-scale (two sheets of
mounting board hinged together) works to decorate the interior of the
medieval St Mary-At-Quay church in Ipswich docks for a Masqued Ball in
the summer of 2008.
The theme was 'Gothic'.
1. Death and the
maiden 2. Renaissance head
4. Merchant (1-4: guache & watercolour on
One or two shots of
(image 2 above shows a dancer beside Meet
the ancestors which was
also displayed that night). Beneath the 'Merchant' painting sits Darth
take your favourite craggy, old
avant garde literary figure of the twentieth century, put him in an
eaqually craggy, old frame and - because it's for a Masqued Ball -
suspend a mask and eyeballs about 9 inches in front of it. Voila!
Pretty scary as befits Samuel Beckett.
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