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Orion Nebula

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Orion Nebula by Mark Batty

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Orion Nebula

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Mark Batty

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2021

Oil on canvas

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Dimensions: 90cm (H) x 70cm (W) x 2.1cm (D) / 35.4" (H) x 27.6" (W) x 0.8" (D)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.

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The Great Orion Nebula. Visible in the constellation Orion the hunter, below the three straight stars that are his belt. I always make an effort to drive out where the skies are clearer and observe this nebula through my binoculars during the winter months and this has been all the more common since being in lockdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic. This painting represents my solace and escapism during such a strange and difficult time.

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Born: 1991

Hometown: London

Based in: London

Mark Batty lives and works in London. After graduating in Illustration in 2013 he changed his focus to fine art, specifically painting. After studying astronomy at school and joining a local observers group, he made the cosmos his artistic focus by examining the ethereal yet overwhelming nature of space through oil paint.

Through practice-based research and collaboration with astronomers and geologists, Batty’s work explores the relationship between science and art. He represents stellar regions, which reconfigure the aesthetic of the landscape through astronomical mapping. He brings materiality to his astronomic subject matter by grinding his own pigments with geological substances such as dust from lunar meteorites.

Recent exhibitions include Celestial Light, London (2021), Possible Futures, London (2021), Inner Space alongside works by Oliver Beer, Henry Moore, Lynn Chadwick and Katie Patterson, London (2020), From the Studio Floor, Cambridge (2020), Captive State, London (2019).


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