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The new country


gradations

grand landscape

romantic

 


gradations

 

The Gradation paintings are part desire and part pure abstraction, coming from the physical need to paint- a pure adoration of the medium of oil paint- and a glance back at the northern romantic european painting tradition with their atmospheric landscape references. But they also come from a question: what might a painting from the future look like? If I were on a space station, hovering above a planet, what paintings would be on the walls?