Whether you like her work or not, you’ve got to admit painting with blood is pretty unusual.I thought it only appropriate since this weekend there will bs so many vampires lurking about…….
For her 2003 show Laura Splan the artist says…..
blood on wallpaper
In Wallpaper/Samples the painting in blood follows the patterns and designs on actual wallpaper samples. This series of paintings explores the fluctuating experiences that images can evoke. The pleasant and familiar patterns on the wallpaper are in opposition to the visceral and unsettling medium with which they are outlined.