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Phoebe Unwin

Born in 1979, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom


Phoebe Unwin fluidly uses oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolours and graphite in her sensorial works, carefully selecting her materials to best reflect the mood or emotion of the chosen subject matter. Never working from direct observation or photography, Unwin is principally concerned with painting what “something feels like, rather than what it looks like”. Fragments of figuration allow audiences to almost exactly recognise the plant, décor, vehicle or textile Unwin had recreated from her imag...Read more