Acrylic, Acrylics on canvas
Dimensions: 120cm (H) x 90cm (W) x 1.5cm (D) / 47.2" (H) x 35.4" (W) x 0.6" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings
Estimated delivery for this item is between 20 December - 25 December
This item ships from Germany
Please note that this item is unframed and requires crating for shipment
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About the art
Tenryuji mixes Scandinavian and Japanese influences, showing a composition contrasting fluid shapes with strong linework. The fluid shapes are reminiscent of the work of Hans Arp, yet also of the fluidity of Japanese gardens when viewed from above. Tenryuji, a temple close to Kyoto, is famous for his garden. Here, the observer can experience the contrast of the natural shapes found in the garden with the geometric shapes of the temple. Similarly, this painting contrasts fluid shapes in the background with strong line work on the foreground, creating depth and tension, yet also balance.
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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