Expressive Painting by Jonathan Wateridge
Jonathan Wateridge is a Norfolk based artist, originally from Zambia. He focuses on expressive painting. In particular, his work resembles the works of realism movement. In addition, Wateridge uses practices of filmmaking and photography while painting. This allows him to explore other narratives apart from the traditional ones.
Jonathan Wateridge Work
Although he is a painter, Wateridge he sets the frame before he paints it. “After a period of research and reflection on what it is that I’m trying to address with the work, I choose the location in which to set the paintings.” Jonathan explained in an interview. Consequently, “That site is then constructed as a large scale set inside my studio“. This article presents selected work throughout his career. The result in impressive. Enjoy.