Dots No24

'Dots 24' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is an ongoing series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity and layers. It plays with simulated and physical texture and makes  use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting and arranging ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. It is the culmination of several years of practice […]

Dots No2

'Dots 2' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No15

'Dots 15' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No1

'Dots 1' painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No23

'Dots 23' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No12

'Dots 12' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No14

'Dots No14' painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

Dots No10

'Dot No10' painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots is a vibrant and varied series of abstract paintings exploring the relationship between transparency and opacity, and plays with the idea of ‘spy holes’. It plays with colour, simulated and physical texture and makes intensive use of spray paints and stencilling. It’s roots are in my love of collecting ‘many alike’ objects into complex arrangements. […]

National Association of Acrylic Painters Membership (NAPA)

NAPA National Association of Acrylic Painters Logo

Earlier this year I was delighted to be accepted as a Member of the National Association of Acrylic Painters. The organisation was set up in 1985 to promote the promote the excellence in painting with Acrylics,  to encourage innovation and to recognise it as a serious medium on par with Watercolours and Oils (just as […]

New Body of Work…

Nicki MacRae, Artist at work in her studio working on 'Dots' abstract painting

I’ve been away from the easel for a time, but I’m back in the studio and working on catalouging the not-inconsiderable body of work I’ve been producing on-and-off over the last year or so during my illness. One-by-one I’m photographing and listing these works to the website, but I thought in the meantime it would be nice […]