Rebecca SharpPoetic oil paintings speculate on landscapes – partly topographical, partly psychological. Using meditation, Sharp creates surreal images of the unconscious that seem shrouded in an aura of mystery and fantasy.
This work of Lewis Miller was created for his exhibition ‘Drapes‘ at Aird’s Lane Bricks Space, Glasgow, in which he exhibits a body of paintings that interact with the gallery’s distinctive architecture. Resembling film stills, a moment of pause suggests possibilities of what happened before this frame and what will happen in the next.
Secundino Hernandez’His varied and energetic painting practice resists easy characterization. In his works you might recognize a physicality of marking reminiscent of Action Painting, cartoon figuration or passages evoking other pictorial precedents. Often his paintings feature intricately structured compositions that blend strong linear elements and rich bursts of color.
Lee Kang So (born in 1942) is an indelible presence in the history of Korean contemporary art. Lee’s recent paintings are composed of concise yet graceful brushstrokes, evoking traditional East Asian philosophical ruminations on canvas. In his paintings, the “void” acts as a compositional element in dialogue with the lyrical mark.
This portrait of Alice Neel (born 1900, Pennsylvania; died 1984, New York) portrayed Irma Seitz, artist and philanthropist. Seitz strikes a confident pose for the performer, Neel pays great attention to the model’s sophisticated clothing and jewelry.
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