Trained in drawing and printmaking during her art studies in the -80ies, Marhaug has used her basic skills in her later image production. One major relation has been the relation between drawing, photo and printmaking.
Detail from the series of HORIZON
Photo based(mono) intaglio print and laquer on paper, 2012
ALLEGORY OVER NORDLAND VI
Seven woodcuts made during spring -14. The production was initiated and organized by Trykkeriet and Asbjørn Hollerud with support from Arts Council Norway. Technician has been Ivar Bergseth, artist and designer working at Isotop.
Also thanks for help and assistance during production from Bjarte Bjørkum and Daniel Persson.
Dimention, al seven motives 88 x 58 cm
Paper: Somerset Satin 300 gr
Edititon 24, al seven motives.
WEST COAST 2000
Summer of 2000 was the start of a series of photo based images on paper mounted along each other similar to analogue film strips.
Helio gravure and drawing is mixed with hand written text; lyrics from Radiohead's composition Let Down.
Arches Cover White 270 gram paper.
Paper format 57 x 78 cm
Soon West Coast 2000, came in larger formats, new colour combinations, experimental use of matrixes and mounting.
The starting part of West Coast 2000 was first showed in
The Geography of Intimacy in Haugesund 2001.