... kiss my Contemporary Ars (this, too, shall pass)

Painting process (wip)

Updated 2011.09.17, 2011.09.23, and 2011.10.02: Now 8 photos.

Here is a series of photos of a painting, taken while I'm working on it. After each session I have taken a photo to document the process and to capture ideas for later work.

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From this... to that. In 26 hours (untitled, wip)

Technical info: Acrylics on masonite, 50x40 cm. Brush, plastic fork, sponge, and pencil. The painting is done entirely freehand, ie. without drawing a sketch first.

2011.09.12 03:55 in Painting

3 x 15 minutes

A Music Trilogy: Three very different paintings, done in 45 minutes total. Each piece was inspired by a different type of music that played non-stop for 15 minutes while it was painted.

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3x15 minutes. 2011.Acrylics and oil crayons on coated paper. Various sizes.

2011.09.08 04:54 in Painting

Green Light

Painting: Theme "Green":

"Green Light". Acrylics on masonite. 75x60 cm. 2011.

Most -- if not all -- of the painting was painted with a sponge.

2011.09.04 03:17 in Painting

Orange Outlook

Mixed media:

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"Orange Outlook". Mixed Media, 2011. 70x50cm.

Materials used: : Acrylics, cardboard, and orange fabric on paper

2011.09.04 03:10 in Mixed media

Monday. Mixed Media 2011.

The challenge for the exhibition "Picassos Venner" was to select one out of three specific Picasso paintings and make a mixed media interpretation of it. Here is my contribution:

"Monday". Mixed Media, 2011: Acrylics and cardboard on masonite (60x75cm).

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2011.08.30 01:14 in Mixed media