An Invitation to Gaze

A virtual exhibition of paintings by Hannah Barnes
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Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Paintings at the exhibition

The four paintings posted below are going on show at the Tudeley Art Group's Annual Exhibition, which opens shortly at Marle Place Gardens, Brenchely, Kent.  To find out more about the art group, click here: The Tudeley Art Group html

(Above) Femme nue, femme noire
July 2011
This painting references a poem by Léopold Sédar Senghor. 
To read more about the painting and the poem see the post, now in the archive, dated Sunday 10th July. 

(Below) The Seated Nude

(Below) The Woman from Somalia

(Below) African Woman