Never would never

23.6" x 31.5"
Signed and numbered edition
Edition of 50

$ 300

  • Black frame($ 429)
  • White frame($ 429)
  • No frame($ 300)

$ 300

  • Price with Black frame: $ 429
  • Price with White frame: $ 429
  • Price with no frame: $ 300
Frame: No frame
No frame ($ 300)

About the artwork

My series of drawings “In Limbo” includes characters who serve as metaphors for emotional states. They are contradictory—they oscillate between different states of mind, or towards a new phase. You could compare it to adolescence, or being in limbo, in a borderland between pain and pleasure. In this ambiguous region lie timeless questions about the sense of self. They deal with questions about identity—where does one living being end and the next begin? They’re also about being in a situation where you are dependent on others, for better or worse—forced to cooperate with other individuals or two different sides of yourself.

About Filippa Barkman

Filippa Barkman works with drawing and sculpture
“I like to balance the cute with the unnerving.”

Swedish artist Filippa Barkman started out on her journey into the abstract and expressionistic tradition as a two-year-old. Now that she's a grown-up, her work borrows more from the fluffy world of adolescent fairyt...

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