This series is the result of a philosophical investigation in which I explored the idea that one can go around to the other side of the work and see it as though in a mirror when painting on transparent substrate. This gave me an understanding of the idea of the dialectical consciousness and consequently an interest in the philosophy of becoming. see a video here: https://myvanwygibson.com/whoistheartist
Some of these works are combined with printed panels of color that were created using sensing technology that converts colors taken from the environment into code for printing. https://myvanwygibson.com/machinestranslatenature
Aposematic is term coined for the concept of warning coloration in nature (apo - away sema - sign).
MILLEPORA (left) pigments, thermoplastic polymers, acrylic glass, tulip wood 1000mm x 50mm x 1000mm
ANENOMIA (right) pigments, polymers, acrylic glass, tulip wood, printed adhesive architectural film 1300mm x 50mm x1250m
DATURA pigments, thermoplastic polymers, acrylic glass, tulip wood 1000mm x 50mm x1000mm