Extracts from ‘Cross-stitch through the Dirty Page of History’ – Oil on Canvas, 2017, 200cm by 160cm – full size painting at bottom.
I am a practicing painter, MA RCA and PhD from Brighton University. I shall use this space for news, ideas and working images. I’m always exploring the the object-ness of painting and one focus has been the representation and symbolic mystery of conflict and protest in painting. In my latest body of work I have shifted or […]
The Fence and the Shadow – Invisible Woman and the Telephonic Tree 200cm by 160cm 2017, Oil on Canvas (full scale image at bottom)
https://macbirmingham.co.uk/exhibition/sally-payen-the-fence-and-the-shadow The Fence and the Shadow DateSat 23 Sep – Sun 26 Nov LocationFirst Floor Gallery Times11am – 5pm – Tuesday to Sunday The Fence and The Shadow is a new series of paintings by artist Dr. Sally Payen based on her exploration and research about the contested landscape of Greenham Common and the women’s […]
I am pleased to say that I have been successful in my Arts Council England funding application to work with Mac Birmingham on a exhibition inspired by the Greenham Common conflict entitled ‘The Fence and the Shadow’, something very close to my heart as I grew up close by…
Some images of my work in the lovely gallery