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Quiet_223By Ernst Kruijff

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US$ 925



Acrylic Paint, Acrylic and paint markers on canvas

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Dimensions: 100cm (H) x 80cm (W) x 2cm (D) / 39.4" (H) x 31.5" (W) x 0.8" (D)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.


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Artist Statement

Quiet_223 is an acrylics and paint markers painting on canvas. "Stacked" transparent layers create depth and fine detail by contrasting fine line work with organic and geometric shapes at different levels. As such, the eyes can wander around and explore different pictorial elements, while the different layers are optically combined into a harmonious composition. The background starts with a fine pattern, elements of (architectural design), while towards the foreground, layers become increasingly abstract. The color scheme somewhat reminds of concrete, a hint towards the link to architectural design. The painting takes inspiration from constructivism and Bauhaus paintings, as well as minimalist nordic and japanese graphic design to create a peaceful sensation.


Artist Profile

Hometown: Sankt Augustin
Based in: Sankt Augustin

I am a Dutch artist creating contemporary art. For 30 years, I have been exploring various creative areas. In the mid eighties, I started painting, taking lessons from the well-known Dutch artist Jan de Kok. He introduced me to painting with tempera to create numerous vibrant and multilayered paintings. Simultaneously, …


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