Contact

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Contact
Paul Hutchinson
encaustic wax
580 X 560mm
2000

This is another encaustic wax work. Every so often I try wearing contact lenses instead of my glasses. I found the idea of a painting where I am poking myself in the eye to be totally irresistible. I actually gave in and used a photo taken with a newly aquired digital camera as the source.

These images are essentially my take on the absurdity of our existential human condition.


  1974 - 1983     1984 - 1993     1994 - 2003     2004 - 2014  


Paul Hutchinson lives in Puniho, New Zealand.

email Paul at   PJHpainter @ gmail.com (remove the spaces)

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