Shadow Space - Lesley Brooks

Gazania Moon by Lesley Brooks

'Shadow Space' an exhibition of sunlit paintings by Lesley Brooks opens at the Cank Street Gallery, Leicester on Tuesday, 19th September.

Lesley Brooks is a painter's painter.  She explores spaces between shadow and form.  Bold colours, risky compositions rendered with a sensitive touch.  A delicate flower in a vase balances on the edge of a strong shadow recalling the work of Winnifred Nicholson.