Banner image: 'Liverpool Panoramas' (2009); permanent pen on balsa wood

Website: www.sallybooth.co.uk  

Affiliation with Shape: Winner of 2009 Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary and exhibiting artist in ARMB Shortlist 2 exhibition

Artist Statement:

Sally Booth is a visual artist living and working in London. Booth has been passionate about colour ever since she had a box of crayons. Drawn to expressing the celebratory in the everyday, her work ranges from a contemporary approach to traditional still life, to travel sketchbooks and drawings on till-rolls. Being visually impaired has been a significant factor in the development of her art practice and professional career.

Sally Booth drawing at Brighton Pavilion GardensDrawing tent installation, Brighton Pavilion Gardens, 2011

Booth's practice continues to be primarily as a painter, but she also works increasingly using photography, printmaking and film. While passionate about painting, Booth has also become interested in the possibilities of combining this much-loved painting tradition with digital technology. She has additionally begun to incorporate writing into her work, having developed an interest in artistic applications of audio-description.



'Bluecoat Studio Windows' (montage); light box and photography (2009)


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