Dots No25

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 26' abstract painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots No26

'Dots 26' 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 1' painting by Nicki MacRae

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 11' painting by Nicki MacRae

Dots No11

'Dots 11' 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. […]

'Blossom 4' painting by Nicki MacRae.

Blossom 4

'Blossom 4' painting by Nicki MacRae.

A canvas from 2014 which I had a sudden urge to completely rework (two years later) from a very loose abstracted imagining of cherry blossom, to a more representational painting of the same. The gardens of my house contain several blossoming tress, and every Spring I am inspired by the soft luminous blooms. On a deep […]

I’ve Gone Pink!

For about 7 years I’ve been asking various hairdressers about dying my hair pink. I’ve no idea where the original obsession came from, but it’s a conversation I’ve had many times with different people ending in responses like “but you’ve such a lovely natural colour, why would you want to change”, “it would ruin your […]