Swissair by Marie Varley

Swissair by Marie Varley

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Hand Pulled 3 colour screen print
€280 Unframed  /  €410 Framed

Edition Size: 17
Paper Size:  60.5cm x 84cm

Image Size: 49cm x 74cm
Hand printed using high quality inks on Somerset 300gsm, acid free paper 
Signed By Artist

'Swissair' by print artist Marie Varley is part of a wider series of work influenced by a set of matchboxes from the 1950’s. The matchboxes were originally created as a collector’s item, which were available to buy in Dutch supermarkets. They depict graphic identities of over 40 different airlines in a time where air travel was a relatively new and exclusive way of travelling. By re-appropriating this imagery Marie aims to celebrate the once romantic idea of air travel. Each screenprint reflects on the connection between design and the collective awareness of a national symbol of identity.

MARIE VARLEY
Marie is an artist and printmaker based in Dublin City. She graduated from Limerick School of Art & Design in 2011, where she specialised in Fine ArtPainting. After graduating she moved to Edinburgh where she spent 3 years developing her skills in screenprinting. She has exhibited in both solo and group shows in the UK and Ireland.

www.MarieVarley.com

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