72 colors for Yayoi Kusama | 72 Farben für Yayoi Kusama Oil crayon and gouache | Ölkreide und Gouache (2013) I’ve been giving Yayoi Kusama’s art a closer look, including quoting her polka dot theory, so what would be more … Continue reading
Homage to Franz Kline Hommage à Franz Kline Ink and crayon/Tinte und Wachskreide, 2013
As if drawn (homage to G.R.)Als ob gezeichnet (Hommage an G.R.) Some time ago I read that Gerhard Richter often used photos as a starting point for his paintings. As if drawn is actually a photo I inadvertently took of … Continue reading
Once again an homage to (or should I call it persiflage of?) one of my favorite targets, Barnett Newman (1905-1970). This one was inspired by a painting of his called Yellow Edge. So what is the significance of the edge … Continue reading
A painting by Richard Diebenkorn rendered more abstract by means of reduction (reduction of colors, creation of uniform fields out of non-uniform ones), giving it a poster-like quality.