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Editions: Lying Ada

Lying Ada was first made for my Lying portraits exhibition which was first shown at The Poly in Exeter and then at Artrix in Bromsgrove.
This version doesn't exist anymore and actually became Little Miss Post Truth Below.

As said above Little miss Post Truth was shown as Lying Ada twice before she got a make over. She was then shown another twice in Frome and Bath. She is one of my favourite pieces and is currently on my wall at home.

Che Ada was shown at Children of the apocalypse at Asylum Gallery and at Birdhouse Gallery in Totnes.
She sold and has gone to live in Devon  

Ada in the Harley Davidson T-shirt was shown in The Wolverhampton Harley Davidson shop.
She is now for sale in my Etsy Shop.

Ada is the Daughter of a close friend of mine and it was very difficult to get her to tell a lie, she was only two and didn't understand the concept. 
This version of Lying ada was printed and painted in April 2018.
She is still wet as I write this so is not ready to go anywhere. I have a few possibilities of places she can be shown later in the year.
She has 3 layers, a print made from real dried flowers and seed pods, the drypoint plate of the lying Ada body and then the oil painted face.

This is the girl herself in front of the Anarchist version of herself. 
More to come.
Jain McKay


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