Research take-aways – Tom Hunter

Hunter’s work is greatly influenced and inspired by historical references, paintings and mythologies, especially by Johannes Vermeer, a Dutch Baroque Period painter from the 17th century who specialised in domestic interior scenes of middle class life. My most favourite works by Hunter, Persons Unknown, was especially influenced by Vermeer’s work. Hunter was very taken in by … Continue reading Research take-aways – Tom Hunter

Research take-aways – Tina Barney

A contemporary American photographer, her images are built around family and friends, interpersonal relationships and the lifestyles and family dynamics of those around her, showcasing the emotional complexity and psychological tension in ordinary domestic moments. Most of her works are staged scenes to depict a final image that is carefully arranged to achieve a desired … Continue reading Research take-aways – Tina Barney