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Process diary

Rianna Ruming

James Sheahan Catholic High School

Artwork title
The world as we know it
HSC year
2016
ARTEXPRESS year
2017
Expressive form
Drawing
Artist’s statement

Place exists on a spectrum of reality. Drawing this spectrum ties together the world we know, with a world that is logical and realistic, with a world constantly evolving and shifting, with a world that can be interpreted and imagined. In representing this concept I encountered a transition from realistic depictions through to surreal dreamscapes, in an interaction between graphite and ink. These distinct places are, collaboratively, the world as we know it.

Influencing artists:
Adam Lee
Claire Trotignon
Oscar Oiwa
Andy Curlowe
Emma McNally