‘Seeing Eye’ by Varvara Nedilska
Artist: Varvara Nedilska
Title: ‘Seeing Eye’
Medium: Oil and acrylic on Masonite
Dimensions: 16″ x 12″
Year of Creation: 2021
About the Artwork:
Inspired by Slavic folktales, this piece is about obsessions and compulsions. The apple rolling around a plate is a mythical scrying method.
About the Artist:
Varvara Nedilska is a Ukrainian Canadian multidisciplinary artist living and working in Toronto.
Their practice is narrative-based, and they work in a range of analogue media from painting to sculpture and printmaking. Some of their biggest inspirations are medieval and surrealist art, the Flemish Renaissance, folk/“outsider” art and the natural world.