ARTIST STATEMENT - Elaine Drysdale
AiR at Ignite Studios | 16 May - 26 June 2018
Elaine is a practising artist and art therapist with a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), Post Graduate Diploma Art Therapy, studied painting at the Byron School of Art. Completed a Graduate Certificate in Visual Arts from Queensland College of Art in 2017 and is currently enrolled in the Master of Arts in Visual Arts there.
Elaine’s work explores human consciousness and states of being. Nature, Philosophy and Theology are sources of inspiration. Her art practice seeks to tap into unconscious material and find ways to give voice to previously unarticulated experiences within a contemporary expanded painting practice.