The Synthetic-Memory Series Work 1 - Maple Valley portrait in Remade Space #4 Work 2 - Watching target practice in the Poldi Pezzoli Memory Work 3 - Reading time in the Beaux Arts Memory #1 Work 4 - A cowboy in the Phillips Collection Memory #1 Work 5 - Kanab portrait in the Saint Jean Church Memory #2
=== work details All images start out as VirtualWorks and involve - original, digital and scanned-film objects and patterns combined with found images and remade interiors - digital composition and assembly into master 1701pxl / 300dpi .tif-image files. Further production may entail - wallWORK: images on paper / canvas; collage / marouflage onto panels; mixedmedia handwork over - animeSTILLLIFE©: stop-frame animation, soundtrack mixing, video editing. BIO - SKETCH === A product of duality and displacement - Hometown, Seattle / live and work, New Zealand. - Always artistic / no art studies until age 18. - Dale Clayton Bodvin until age 20 / Clay Bodvin after 14 months in Vietnam. - Full-time career, advertising and design - 25+ years / practicing fine artist - 40+ years. Festival screenings, online & onwall exhibitions - combined, to date - 16 solo exhibitions; 67 group exhibitions - in NZ; AU; AR; US; IT; UK.