A.R.T. “Essential Power” Members of A.R.T.
March 21 - April 4
Artistic Realization Technologies (A.R.T.)
Through ground-breaking innovation A.R.T. artists access unlimited freedom. New paintings by the artists of Princeton A.R.T. On view in the Taplin Gallery from March 21 through April 4, 2015.
COMMUNICATION BETWEEN FORMS
My work has been evolving recently to include more layers, more color and more depth. I’ve been continuing the push to step away from the usual process, which was: draw a shape and fill in the shape. Instead, I’ve been creating organic forms, activating the negative spaces, layering and mixing paints all while continuing to think as if the forms were communicating with each other. For a long time I was compelled to create very crisp and clean lines in my work. The “graphic designer” …
When working in plein air I try to convey the sense of peace that I feel when working outside, surrounded by the light that I attempt to capture. Interacting with nature is an invigorating force and landscape painting is a timeless art form that reflects our past, and our future. The changing seasons of New Jersey echo the rhythms of our lives. The interplay between a tree and the sky or light and shadow represent the essence of our natural world that should be cherished. …