Canvassing nebulous memories

By Maxine Carr

May 2014 FEATURE
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Memories, especially childhood ones, are elusive, and allowing an object from the past to reappear evokes complex feelings. Abstract artist Kate Hunt takes inspiration from this to paint a nostalgic, beautiful collection.In 2009, British artist Kate Hunt found herself producing paintings that featured a herringbone pattern as part of her collection named Uncover.Sometime later, she was having an all too familiar parent-child quarrel with her daughter. She was complaining that her children were being unappreciative after all that they had...

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Maxine Carr

is a research analyst at the Penang Institute.