“That sense of mystery is palpable in Smirnoff’s latest body of work, on show at London’s Jessica Carlisle gallery next month. The choice of water as a unifying theme for the new pieces reflects the artist’s preoccupation with the ideas of displacement and metamorphosis. Her paintings are ‘fluid’, she explains, not only in their tendency to elude definition, but also because of the unpredictability inherent in their physical construction.”
Harper's Bazaar has published a feature on Veronica Smirnoff in the run-up to her solo exhibition 'The Greater and Lesser Ways' at Jessica Carlisle. The article is included in their February 2017 issue, or you can read online here.