IAN WELLS | THE DIFFICULT THIRD

August 30 – September 16, 2017 In Ian Wells’ paintings, allusions to tabs, folds and slots and the deliberate misuse of the symbols of cardboard packaging, tease our sense of recall with recognisable forms. The resultant paintings contain an array of odd and unlikely shapes. Forms are intersected by creases, cut lines and separate panels, […]

Ian Wells ‘Standard Glass’

|October 2-26| “It’s a strange admission but I have always been in awe of glass. The ordinariness of a plain sheet of glass is to my sight quite miraculous and beautiful. Glass, so very commonplace, when considered is stuff of great elegance, an almost elusive presence and tragic and dangerous in its demise. …….There is […]