The Understanding of ‘Sky’ in Painting – A Paper

‘A Celestial Journey’

Clouds
Richard Hamblyn
1 September 2005
Tate Paper

http://www.tate.org.uk/context-comment/articles/celestial-journey


šŸ’­Owning ‘your’ void

šŸ’­The “Celestial Sphere” – a bubble of hope (Glass globe?) or unknown place?

šŸ’­A passage between the lively living and soundless spacialĀ uncertainty

šŸ’­The reflection of time, the wall to the universe – talks about a “monochrome” space and its ability to transcend itself as a religious and “divineĀ realm”

šŸ’­Personified? Acts as an obstruction to discovery, however also a place of dreaming