Artwork of Carolyn Hawkes


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Circle & Line

Mapping

Landscape

Lindisfarne

Mazes

Waves

Sculpture


Circle & Line


Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

 

Nineteen Places

 

Spiral

 

Buffons Needle

 

These four paintings derive from man's historical search for a more accurate value of pi.



Four Seasons Quintessence Bifurcation
Four Seasons Quintessence Bifurcation


Miranda Redshift Earth Pastoral
Miranda Redshift Earth Pastoral


Solstice Equinox
Orbital
Solstice Equinox Orbital

The circle, with its perfect symmetry is a symbol of spirituality, whereas the square is a symbol of the human condition.



Here and Now
Past and Future
Then and There
Here and Now Past and Future Then and There

Strips from two paintings are combined in these 3 collage works.



Forest Green
Aquamarine
Light Blue
56 Green 32 Blue 53 Blue


Lime
Mandarin
Lilac
Dark Blue
22 Green 63 Orange 22 Violet 35 Blue


Counterpoint
Encounter
Chromatic Progression
Counterpoint Encounter Chromatic Progression

These works are studies in the contrast and assimilation of colour. 
Shredded strips of reproductions of paintings by artists who have influenced me are incorporated within the collages.