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Turbulence

Leigh Skinner’s new body of work is titled turbulence. Within this collection of vibrant canvases a small group of paintings is subtitled playing with fire. The latter title is both literal and metaphorical, and refers to Leigh’s technique of heating and burning; and to an experimental juxtapositioning occasionally at odds with the polite rules of composition.

Skinner is in the business of images. As a photographer she captures the moody skies, the worn buildings; and the striking diversity of the…