Julia Rodrigues creates delicate intricate intaglio etchings that are subtle yet striking in their uniqueness.
By juxtaposing the simple gesture of traditional repetitive labour methods (weaving, threshing, painting,
carving) and a deep sense of artistic meditation, she creates a unique spatial dimension of multi-layered
textures that reveal the beauty of simplicity.
We are showcasing two of her pieces, the “Weather Series I” and the “Eleven Sons IV”, both on Fabriano
but one Etched in Gold ink and the other is Dry-pointed. Her work is an exploration of minimal textures
created by multiple layers that go beyond the immediacy of the senses. Her compositions combine an
almost imperceptible movement that challenges our perception of rhythm, repetition and emotional