Once you identify your solo present Say Cheese, there are numerous puns that may come from it. Ana Barriga did simply that for her solo present at Carl Kostyál in London. Say Cheese makes you smile, makes you focus your consideration on one thing which will stand the take a look at of time actually, but in addition places you into one other realm of posing and posturing. And for the Madrid-based painter, she is prepared for this second.
“My work includes intuition and perspective,” she says, and as her present was opening within the British capital final weekend, we caught the painter in a second of each enjoyable and introspection. Her works are like still-life recollections executed by cartoons executed by artwork historical past after which nearly tasty of their close to life-like embodiments of time as soon as lived. On this episode of the Radio Juxtapoz podcast, Doug Gillen sits down with Barriga and captures a painter’s painter on the peak of her powers, in a second the place a global breakthrough is simply starting.
The Radio Juxtapoz podcast is hosted by FIFTH WALL TV’s Doug Gillen and Juxtapoz editor, Evan Pricco. Episode 117 was recorded in August 2023 in London. Observe us on @radiojuxtapoz