Raised Ranch Solo Exhibition
(supported by The Canada Council for the Arts and The Ontario Arts Council)
Thames Art Gallery, Ontario Jan – Mar 2017
catalogue essay by Ray Cronin
Fixations & Saccades group exhibition curated by Ivan Jurakic.
The University of Waterloo Art Gallery Sept – Oct 2016.
After years of using the computer as a drawing tool I decided to abandon it and return to using pencil, eraser, ruler and paper as a way of making the preparatory drawing for a painting. I also made the decision to use shaped supports after realizing that when I was looking at the previous Deck or Backsplit paintings in the studio I was constantly imagining what they would look like with particular sections/areas removed.
more in this series can be found at http://pauldignan.com