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(British, b. 1987)
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James Hunter’s abstract work shares attributes with the genre 'surrealist automatism'; a practice which gained momentum in the sixties by Surrealist artists and poets to express the creative force of the subconscious in art. Often referred to as having no conscious compositional or pictorial outcome, Hunter states that his work was born out of the need for a ‘lack of process’. His pieces are journeys of mark-making across canvas or aluminium, without the presence of pre-conceived form and thought.
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Balancing shapes and colours without the presence of any preconceived form and thought, James Hunter has conquered a practice where the image is gradually built, without consciously planning how one brushstroke will inform the next. A futuristic robot from the fifties, a mechanical turtle or a disco-dancer emerges from the imagery, prompted only in the mind of the viewer trying frantically to come to reason of what the artist is showing us. From a productive period at the beginning of Hunter’s practice, the screenprint Orangeola hints the conclusion of the first part of his career; a period up until 2016 where he formed his abstract approach and distinct style.
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