Abstracts from the Library (2/2)

On the bottom floor of the Martial Rose Library, there are several abstract paintings. I was unable to find any information with regards to their name or their artist.

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Wisdom ond Lar

Found in the main reception of University of Winchester, this artwork is a specifically commissioned wall hanging that references the University's values, aims and connections with the local community. Artist: Alice Kettle Featured here are landmarks (such as the Cathedral) alongside groups of people dancing and working with references to mythology in thoughts, ideas and … Continue reading Wisdom ond Lar

Blind Venus Inside Babel

This artwork is located in St. Grimbald's Court. Hundertwasser, the artist of this work, was born on 15th December 1928 in Vienna as Friedrich Stowasser (Hundertwasser was his pseudonym). He described his art style as "vegetative painting" and said that others were not painting "vegetatively" because the process took time which didn't appeal to "our … Continue reading Blind Venus Inside Babel