Julia Dubsky is a painter, often dealing with mimetic relationships between perception and what is depicted. She begins with automatic drawing and mark making, allowing figurative motifs to appear and to be erased selectively. The style varies as though from observation and fantasy, or abstract material without illusions - reflecting a multiplicity of attitudes in each canvas.Read More
Julia Dubsky (b. 1990, Dublin, Ireland) completed her BA in the National College of Art and Design in 2016. She was the TBG+S Recent Graduate Residency recipient in 2017, which culminated in a solo exhibition, Salon of Good Time, in studio 16. In 2018 she began an MFA in the class of Jutta Koether, at Hochschule für Bildende Kunst, Hamburg and she has been based in Berlin since. Recent exhibitions include M/modesty, Amanda Wilkinson Gallery, London (2021), Sphinx of Black Quartz, Judge My Vow, PALFREY, London (2020), The Marshland Akimbo. Amanda Wilkinson Gallery, London (2019), Tauchgang, Galerie Christian Lethert, Cologne (2019), Nascent Dirty Lemon Yellow. Pallas Projects, Dublin (2018). Dubsky was the Art School Alliance resident at Goldsmiths University, funded by DAAD and the Karl Heine Dietz Schtiftung in spring 2020.
Text courtesy Amanda Wilkinson Gallery.