Frans Masereel Centre is a place where national and international artists, researchers and graphic designers reside, meet and experiment.

Masereeldijk 5
2460 Kasterlee, BE

kunsten & erfgoed
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Residents

Harriet Warden

The images I create are concerned with the process of image making and of constructing meaning itself. They are formed out of a love for collage and combining fragments from disparate sources, processing them and giving them a new collective reading in an entirely unrelated context. They reference historical, contemporary and mythological elements, but stand-alone with new, independent and symbolic readings.

I think of them as sculptural arrangements on paper. Apocalyptic landscapes. Stage sets for unknown performances. They mix traces of time past, present and a predicted future and use a visual language that is pre-historic, geometric, mystical and futuristic. They suggest dream-like states that are accompanied by a streak of foreboding. Delicate mark making is countered with stark tonal contrasts. Human experience is presented through landscape and objects rather than people themselves.

CONTACT
harriet.warden@gmail.com

General Residency
02.04.2012 - 11.05.2012

 

The Wild Upheaval

On the Shores of the Mortal

The Desert of Despair

Current residents

Upcoming residents

ontwerp: Lauren Grusenmeyer & Raf Vancampenhoudtspatie webdesign, Antwerpen