Back Stage at Noah's

This expressionist oil painting has taken some inspiration from Degas and his paintings from the perspective of being back stage, waiting in the wings and observing the performers, usually dancers in his case, onstage.
The question here is who is onstage? The musicians in the far distance? The people being served drinks who out to play for the evening or the lovely barmaid serving the drinks?
And who is backstage for that matter? The barmaid again or the creator of this image or you, looking at this created image?
Perhaps we are all backstage and onstage as someone was no doubt “backstage” watching me catch all this too?

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60 x 80 cm
media
oil painting
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Emma Cownie

I was born in Hereford to a Welsh mother and English father and I have lived in several different English and Welsh towns during my life. I studied for a degree and PhD in Medieval History at Cardiff University in the 1980s and 1990s and I have lived and worked in Swansea since 1998. I have been a full-time professional artist since 2013.

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266 works in paintingprints

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Swansea United Kingdom
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