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Ian Hodgson//Fine Art

Ian Hodgson is a Fine Artist who creates figurative and architectural pieces of work which is explore  the notion of identity, place and memory. I first came across his way of working online last year and have been following his practice for a while. His distinct way of working is something I can relate to a low at the moment. The manic energy which has been created with the media he uses created a fragmented piece of work that the viewer can engage with and question the narrative.

Hodgson's use of mark-making with certain media is very inspiring and how he combines this with shape makes for a balanced composition. I find this piece very strong because of how he has incorporated the flash of red. 

This is one of my favourite pieces of his because of how he has explored identity. I love how he has shown this through the use of marks, repetition and simplification of shape.

His work is highly emotive and I find myself going back to view his work as it is very successful in conveying a fragmented state of mind. I think this is something a lot of artists can relate to.

To see more of Ian Hodgon's work you can visit his website: 


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