Anna Merrilees, '59', oil and gloss on board
Anna Merrilees, '59', oil and gloss on board

Unique Technique: Annalisa Merrilees at Rafiki Gallery Edinburgh

Title:
When Are You Going to Make a Real Painting?

Dates:
9 Apr 2021 – 2 May 2021
Edinburgh
Edinburgh & the Lothians

Edinburgh’s Rafiki Gallery showcases an exciting selection of emerging artists in series of pop-up events and exhibitions in a variety of independent venues across the city, and online.

Born in 1995, Annalisa Merrilees is an Edinburgh-based visual artist whose detailed lines, shapes and textures tend only to be visible on close inspection, with an overall result of achieving a finely-judged and complex modulation across an entire pattern. Annalisa uses a random number generator to ‘choose’ colours which she applies to a base grid – an unusual random autonomy that is then finessed by her own controlled intervention and response.

A short video is available showing Annalisa in conversation.

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