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Etude in C minor, OceanBy Novi Lim

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US$ 1,670



Acrylic, Acrylic on canvas

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Dimensions: 99.1cm (H) x 129.5cm (W) x 3.8cm (D) / 39" (H) x 51" (W) x 1.5" (D)

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


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- this is a hand painted, original painting.

- created in North Carolina, USA

- acrylic on canvas

- gallery wrapped

- ready to hang

- signed on the back and front

- UV varnished

- certificate of authenticity included


Although having an inclination to be inspired by nature and botanicals, I certainly have departed from trying to be purely representational. I found my most true and liberated self in exploring the beauty of ambiguity. So that my art is open to interpretation, which encourages viewers to imagine, question or think. I embrace the flow of motion that comes instinctively and the layering that is systematic and careful. It's important for me to retain the spontaneous quality while having the composition premeditated. I would like to evoke the noir mood of melancholy, strength, opulence and nostalgia in my painting. At the core, I am more interested in the experiential aspects of feelings and processes. I employ several different techniques to achieve the visual effects that I like, atmospheric use of contrasting light and dark, fluid thread of colors, transparency and wispy brush marks.


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Artist Profile

Born: 1989
Hometown: Indonesia
Based in: United States

like to capture the essence and subtle elements of the natural world. I love animals and nature and the paintings are an extension of myself. In my process, I let the freedom of movement takes shape-- with soft curves, edges, and rhythmic brushstrokes. The initial flow of movement comes instinctually, …


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