Artists2artists Social Network
Brought to you by ArtDeadline.Com
Portfolios: "Los sin techos"
Join Artists2artists Social Network
These full figure and three-quarter portraits have visually striking and unusual figure-ground relationships partially due to the surprising tonal choices within a local color palette. I’m attracted to the way the orange-brown skin tones merge with the figure’s clothing in first and third images. (IMG 1956 and DSCO 4348) The figures exude emotional warmth and along with inexplicable familiarity and intelligence. But they also convey an ever so slight apprehension. This presumably untitled figurative work (DSCO 4355) is also remarkable in that it appears to be an unlikely composite of several different stylistic approaches to the subject and scene. The emphasis on the bright red baggage offsets the compositional weight of the figure, but also makes him appear forlorn by comparison with his bleached out cool color blending into the background. I’m intrigued by the flatter handling of his clothing, which lacks the chiaroscuro present in his face, hands and feet in favor of graphic, almost cut out shapes and patterns. The man fits beautifully into the simple architectural space, and gives the viewer a sense of transience, through both his environment and ghostly appearance.
Welcome toArtists2artists Social Network
Sign Upor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Ms Kristen T. Woodward critiques of members art.
Superfine! Art Fair - DC 2019
CICA Contemporary Call for Artists: Cityscape 2020
BWAC National Juried Show: Color
MADE Program: Arts & Design Academy
Black and White: 2019
Superfine! Art Fair L.A. 2020
Painted: Biennial 2019
No Walls, Just Great Art
Aquachrome: Biennial Exhibit of Contemporary Watercolor
Art Teleported Brooklyn NY 2020
PH21 Gallery: Significant Colour
Hudson Valley MOCA Juried Exhibition
The Abstract Image
Figure That! 2nd Annual
Artist and Location 2019
NYC4PA: Dusk to Dawn
Site:Brooklyn - Geometry
Artist Residency at the Hambidge Center
Added by A2a Editor
2017-2019 All Rights Reserved - All images, information, text, and html found within this site and on individual artist pages, may not be copied, reproduced, modified, or distributed without prior written consent of content owner.
Member Terms of Service
© 2019 Created by A2a Editor.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.