Artistic Practice

Susan Vera Clarke is a British artist who lives and works in East London. With a central focus on Etching, Susan explores the boundaries of intaglio techniques and challenges what we traditionally considered to be a ‘print’. She adopts a playful use of colour, stencil and other more conventional etching steps to draw her image and through this allows the method to dictate the aesthetic of each edition. As a result she steps away from the stereotype that’s normally associated with Etching and finds the true impression from her matrix, the plate..

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Acropora on press at East London Printmakers, 2019, photographed by Liz Seabrook