Tag Archives painting

Eric White

by Tuesday, June 20, 2017

White's paintings are derived from disrupted, cinematic moments where his subjects vacillate between character immersion and audience interaction: the landscape of the film set is just out of reach to the viewer. His work is centered on carefully executed figurative paintings, revealing influences of traditional Surrealism, neo-Realism and Conceptualism. "The paintings and drawings," says Leah ...

Jutta Koether

by Monday, June 5, 2017

With their translucent interconnected web patterns, fragments of texts and songs, Jutta Koether’s abstract paintings are like a portrait of the artist in our times. She is a painter, but not only that. Interweaving soft, sinuous brushwork and delicate colouring with bold cartoon-style figuration and graffiti-making is just part of a bigger whole – an ...

Isa Genzken

by Wednesday, May 24, 2017

With a career spanning four decades, Isa Genzken's works draw upon everyday material culture, including design, consumer goods, the media, architecture, and urban environments. Widely recognized for her significant, pioneering contribution to sculpture, Genzken's prodigious oeuvre also includes paintings, collages, drawings, films, and photographs, and frequently incorporates seemingly disparate materials and imagery to create characteristically complex, ...

Martine Johanna

by Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Martine Johanna is an artist mostly known for her vivid paintings with both figurative and abstract elements. Her autobiographic works, seemingly light hearted, explore the duality between youthful naivety and anxiety-riddled adulthood. The often female figures, fierce but fragile, crowd the compositions and occupy the majority of the space gazing distractedly into the beyond. Each ...

Jeremy Geddes

by Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Jeremy Geddes studied painting at the Victorian College of the Arts, he has been a dedicated artist since 2003.  He is mostly known for his paintings of cosmonauts and people floating, story falling, colliding and drifting in empty landscapes. Geddess won the Spectrum Gold Award for his cover art for the comic, Doomed. His children's picture book, The ...