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Photograph of Artist MARGARET THOMPSON
MARGARET THOMPSON
London, - United Kingdom


, 4 You, Abstract, Sold
, Top Field, Abstract, Sold
, Mad Blue, Abstract, Sold

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Artist Statement

Nothing is what it seems. I am fascinated by the mystery and ambiguity that can come from working with collaged painted papers, and multi-plate printmaking. The initial layering process is usually one of spontaneity and serendipity, and, only later, when the painting starts to take on a life of its own, do I think more consciously about its meaning, the composition, its form and colour. The title is only one way in to reading my pictures, and is merely a proposal: the most interesting aspect to me is what the viewer brings to the understanding of the work.I have a great admiration for Kurt Schwitters, the master of collage, Helen Frankenthaler, master of colour and subtlety, Kandinsky and Miro. I regularly exhibit in London, France and the US....

Original Artworks (52)

Margaret Thompson; Lakeside 4, 2017, Original Mixed Media, 70 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 evocative, impressionistic, textured...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2017
70 x 60 cm (27.6 x 23.6 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; lakeside 3, 2017, Original Mixed Media, 60 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 evocative, dreamlike, impressionistic...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2017
60 x 60 cm (23.6 x 23.6 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; lakeside 2, 2017, Original Mixed Media, 60 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 evocative, impressionistic...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2017
60 x 60 cm (23.6 x 23.6 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; lakeside, 2017, Original Mixed Media, 60 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 evocative, impressionistic...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2017
60 x 60 cm (23.6 x 23.6 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; 4 You, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 30 x 30 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Top Field, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 30 x 30 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Mad Blue, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 cm (5.9 x 5.9 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Rippling, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 30 x 30 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Shepherds Delight, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 30 x 30 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Standing Rock, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 cm. Artwork description: 241                          Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape          ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 cm (5.9 x 5.9 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Refuge, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241  Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paperstark, spare, landscape on paperMy woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 inches (38.1 x 38.1 cm)
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Margaret Thompson; The future is red, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paperstark, spare, landscape on paperMy woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 inches (38.1 x 38.1 cm)
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Margaret Thompson; That desert island, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 cm. Artwork description: 241                         Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape         ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 cm (5.9 x 5.9 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Hopping, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 cm. Artwork description: 241                         Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape         ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
15 x 15 cm (5.9 x 5.9 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Idle Rocks, 2016, Original Mixed Media, 29 x 29 cm. Artwork description: 241                         Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape         ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2016
29 x 29 cm (11.4 x 11.4 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Cascade, 2015, Original Mixed Media, 40 x 50 cm. Artwork description: 241                        Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper     stark, spare, landscape on paper         My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape        ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2015
40 x 50 cm (15.7 x 19.7 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; After the storm, 2014, Original Mixed Media, 15 x 15 cm. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic, collage, mixed media on canvas stark, spare, landscape on paper My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2014
15 x 15 cm (5.9 x 5.9 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Squares, 2015, Original Mixed Media, 40 x 40 cm. Artwork description: 241                      Acrylic, collage, mixed media on canvas              My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape      ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2015
40 x 40 cm (15.7 x 15.7 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Dream fragments, 2015, Original Mixed Media, 50 x 40 cm. Artwork description: 241                      Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paper              My woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape      ...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2015
50 x 40 cm (19.7 x 15.7 inches)
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Margaret Thompson; Breaking bad, 2014, Original Mixed Media, 29 x 38 inches. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic, collage, mixed media on paperMy woman falls, dances, balances, depending on her phase of life. Her presence humanises an otherwise abstract landscape...
Margaret Thompson
Original Mixed Media, 2014
29 x 38 inches (73.7 x 96.5 cm)
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