News — Anna H. Geerdes
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Dovehill Studios. 15 East Campbell Street. Glasgow.

Summer Exhibition Dovehill Studios

This summer the artists of Wasps Dovehill Studios in Glasgow are organising a exhibition of their work in the studio building.  Anna Geerdes will be one of the exhibiting artists.  The exhibition starts with an opening weekend on July 8th, 9th and 10th.  Everybody is...

Vents. 2015. Oil on Board. 60x60cm

As Far as the Eye can See

On a morning in November 2012 I woke up and listened to the news on the radio. One short news-item caught my attention:  a small island, Sandy Island, which had been charted for centuries as being located in the South Pacific, turned out to be...

  • Map or Wall Study. Charcoal on Paper. 40x40cm. 2011
  • Untitled, So far. Oil on Canvas. 180x120cm. 2012.
  • Unknown Map. Oil on Paper on Board. 40x40cm. 2012.
  • The Measured Expression of a Rogue Map. 2012. Oil on Canvas. 180x120cm.
  • The Gaze. Mixed Techniques and Oil on Canvas. 90x105cm. 2012.
  • Pinned Down. Oil on Paper on Board. 40x40cm. 2011.
  • Stones Tied and Floating. Oil on Paper on Canvas. 180x120cm. 2012.
  • Map with Worms and Ruler. Oil on Canvas. 45x45cm. 2012
  • Map with Three Young Leeks. Oil on Canvas. 45x45cm. 2011.
  • Map of the Flies or Random Boundaries. 2012. Oil on Canvas. 45x45cm.
  • Landscape Interference. 2011. Oil on Canvas. 65x65cm
  • Ich und Du. Oil on Canvas. 90x105cm. 2012.
  • Cracked. Oil on Canvas. 90x105cm. 2012.
  • Aspect of Map. Oil on Paper on Board. 40x40cm. 2011.
  • Worm Study. Charcoal on Paper. 2011. 70x70cm approx.

No Place

The paintings in this exhibition originate from both (landscape) observation and imagination. The Scottish coast and tidal mud flats of the Netherlands are finding their imaginary form in map fragments, and in close scrutiny of the surface: the places where cracks can appear suddenly,...