Gwenyth Fugard explores the representation of space through minimalism and abstraction. She is influenced by the drama, majesty and geological structure of landscapes and architecture.
Gwenyth Fugard's work pursues an investigation into how an illusionary space can be created through the use of few lines within a minimal composition. As if finding a gate to pass through or a window to gaze from the depths of a space confront the viewer from the flat surface of the canvas. "I am influenced by the drama, majesty and geological structure of landscape in an abstracted and minimised form to explore these spatial illusions. The placement and juxtaposition of architectonic forms create junctions to explore further the spatial relationships.The term landscape extends beyond the physical and I ponder the state of our emotional and political landscapes through the construction of ...