Barb #4 (Gold Nimbus)
Archival Ink on 315gsm Heritage & 24ct Hand Applied Gold Leaf
Barb #4 (Gold Nimbus) By Gary Mansfield
Gary Mansfield has produced a series of ink drawings dedicated to ‘time’, a once precious commodity that is increasingly devalued in today’s society. His use of the tally, like that scratched into a cell wall to mark each passing day, is used to create the form of each given subject.
A bold object with varying connotations’ depending [literally] on which side of the fence it is being observed. For most, barbed wire is a symbol of security stating, “KEEP OUT” for others, “STAY IN”