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    AN INTERVIEW WITH MARY KUPER


     

    Mary Kuper is a talented illustrator whose prints are intricately detailed, and inspired by her love of narrative and theatre. In her garden window pieces she has captured a moment of energy, the birds about to drift into and out of the picture plane making the composition spring to life.

    "The artist has the possibility of being delighted with very little that is valued in our society- if you can be happy with a piece of paper and a pencil, you aren’t a good model for consumerism. Maybe just by finding fulfilment in an interior life we show there are other ways of being.” - Mary Kuper

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