Study (A+E) a painting by artist John Cake

Study (A+E)



Acrylic and zinc oxide tape on canvas in wooden frame.
42 x 32 x 4cm

My late cat pooped in his tray and now I’m thinking about how empires crumble.
Pigments, their use as a status symbol and the role in colonialism.
The colour associated with psychedelia — purple haze.
An injured cat perched on a pile of rubbish.

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