Acrylic, Acrylic paint on canvas
Dimensions: 101.6cm (H) x 76.2cm (W) x 3.8cm (D) / 40" (H) x 30" (W) x 1.5" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings
Estimated delivery for this item is between 19 December - 24 December
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About the art
This work is exclusive to IdeelArt.
This work is part of the series Asphalt Abstracted Ad Astra.
Existential metamodern poetic colorful playful, Engelund’s new paintings go further into the visceral encounters with paint and text as his landscapes now abstract into consciousness via a playful cosmos. Asphalt Abstracted Ad Astra.
Engelund seamlessly juxtaposes contradictory notions of painting, from zen-like hand-less aretê to childlike technê, while embracing the range of simple pleasures of, to the ab-ex impact of color. Text in Engelund’s new works becomes more prominent than his previous work ranging from poetic playfulness to addressing philosophical problems. Soulful, channeling the progressive California spirit Engelund’s new paintings are an investigation into universal if personal metamodern concerns.
Jason Engelund’s new paintings “Asphalt Abstracted Ad Astra” are represented by IdeelArt Paris, London.
Engelund earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction at the California College of Arts and Crafts and his Master of Fine Arts from the University of California, Davis. In addition to numerous private collections, work by Engelund is in the permanent collection of the Museum of Photographic Arts at the San Diego Museum of Art.
Based in: San Francisco
San Francisco-based artist Jason Engelund merges aspects of painting and photography in ways that expand the definition of both mediums. His compositions are grounded in the realm of landscape, where foreground and background elements lead the eye inwards towards a rational picture space. Engelund upends that sensible grasp of visual …
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