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Veronika Pausova

Born in 1987, Prague, Czechia

Lives and works in Toronto, Canada


Veronika Pausova’s paintings are recognisable by their disembodied hands, ears and pointing fingers, which are rendered over the top of flat expanses of bright colour, casting shadows to simultaneously show their distance and proximity to the paintings, while actively listening or reaching out to grasp them. One questions the owner of the limbs; are they the artist’s, the viewer’s or a stranger’s? Even singular digits convey an expression like dextrous finger puppets. The body parts lend the pic...Read more