Artists2artists Social Network

Brought to you by ArtDeadline.Com

Acrylic on Canvas, 44"H x 48"W x 2"D

Views: 84


You need to be a member of Artists2artists Social Network to add comments!

Join Artists2artists Social Network

Comment by Resident Curator on April 18, 2018 at 5:20pm

Curator’s Comments:


This numerically designated Painting- 29 evokes Albers’ longstanding Homage to the Square, with more visual complexity and punch.  I enjoy how the central pale, neutral square floats against a slightly contrasting pinkish ground.  This creates an ephemeral quality through its slight shift of light.  The higher chroma purple and orange push the viewer back out into the front of the picture plane with their hard edged geometry.   I appreciate the formal decision that these brighter hues exist in a longer rectangle rather than form another equal square.  The change in proportion accentuates the value contrast and chromatic variation. I remember admiring some of your other geometric constructions last year. The more muted palette and black edges arguably held a bolder physicality.  But I now find myself enamored with these more subtle plays with saturated color.

Resident Curator Views

Ms Kristen T. Woodward critiques of members art.


  • Add Videos
  • View All

2019 All Rights Reserved

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.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service