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Alison Wright

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Degree: BA Fine Art
University: Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
Graduation Year: 2016

Artist Statement

As humans, we are naturally intrigued by other humans: in the way that we differ, and the way we relate. Through digital photography I explore a range of people who fascinate me in various ways. These portraits capture the essence of a person, often in a candid light. By capturing a person in the pivotal moment between unawareness and self-consciousness, I am experimenting with the barriers of comfort between people. Both natural and man-made pattern are recurring tendencies, therefore seeking out models who have freckly skin, curly hair or piercings. The models are photographed in natural lighting, wearing no make-up. Their face then becomes a raw canvas of possibilities, allowing me to enhance the earthly textures, imperfections and natural colour palette of the skin.

Original works:

Daphne Trio

By Alison Wright

£600

Daphne Pair

By Alison Wright

£300

Daphne 3

By Alison Wright

£225

Aya

By Alison Wright

£225

Ali

By Alison Wright

£200

Ali Pair

By Alison Wright

£300

Ali Pair 2

By Alison Wright

£300