I am a Visual Artist working in painting and drawing. I have developed a practice which is concerned with social, political and cultural issues, with particular relation to history and contemporary practise .My work touches on class, racial identity, power and belonging.I shall use this space for news, ideas and working images. www.barbarawalker.co.uk.
Study, 2011, Charcoal and pastel on paper, 50 x 70cm
Study I, 2011, Charcoal on paper, 50 x 70cm
The work looks at the lasting affects upon the individual who finds
themselves absent from the dominant cultural fiction that is tasked to
posit them within ideological framework of society. What effects does this
have upon a child when they glance into the cultural mirror and fail to see