Artists2artists Social Network
Brought to you by ArtDeadline.Com
Oil, alkyd, and emulsion on canvas
8 x 10"
Portfolios: September 2013 Curator Reviewed Art
Join Artists2artists Social Network
I appreciate the slightly quirky idiosyncratic, animated quality of these forms. The asymmetrical arrangement employs an unusual figure-ground dynamic, with a vague reference to more traditional table/tableau and still life. I was surprised to be reminded of your more embellished paintings when I looked at this piece in the context of your portfolio- Chloroplasts, while posted along with these recent paintings, shares the frenzied energy and allover pattern of the other pieces from three years ago. By comparison this new work seems rather minimal. But the dark violet and bright yellow-orange hues have a bold split-complementary relationship and offer pleasing narrative contrast to the otherwise non-objective images. I interpret a cautious tension in the white positive forms, as if they are voided out silhouettes of former full-hued objects. Organic in nature, there is still an underlying architecture to the organization of space. I’m also interested in the relationship between the warm reddish background color and the inserted shapes of the same color inside the white forms. Again injecting anthropomorphic attributes into the abstraction, the white shapes could be consuming their more vibrant exterior.
Welcome toArtists2artists Social Network
Sign Upor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Ms Kristen T. Woodward critiques of members art.
Marginal Way Fine Art Competition & Gala
CAGO's 'ALL Women Artist' Online Art Competition
Praxis Gallery Call for Artists: Open
BWAC Juried Show: Wide Open 11
First Street Gallery 2020 National Juried Exhibition
CUE Open Calls for Artists & Curators
Awesome Art Prizes Spring Edition
Focus: Shadow and Light
Hand Drawn: Juried Drawing Exhibition
Review Me 2020
stARTup Art Fair San Francisco
Drawn: 7th Annual International Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing
Wood: An International Call for Works of Art Made With, By, or About Wood
Reduction: An International Call for Works of Art About Scaling Back
MvVO Art Ad Art Show 2020
Added by A2a Editor
2017-2020 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
© 2020 Created by A2a Editor.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.