“Water Petals XI” by Liz Barber Leventhal

Merritt Gallery & Renaissance Fine Arts

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“My paintings are layered bursts of energy that record experience. Blending nature in the here and now with memories or past experience. Shape,form and line fall into a sea of emotion. A shape appears first as a reflection, then drifts into volumetric configurations. At once capturing the sense of nature with movement and light creating an artistic metaphor both opaque and airy, thick and organic. I am constantly aware of creating light within the work through color pairings and interactions. I pour colors onto the canvas and watch what happens. I intuitively edit and add. I don’t know that it is different from the Impressionist mindset. I am projecting an emotional response to my surroundings in a moment captured not a pastoral landscape; but the glow of the light or the movement of the forms in the painting are similar. The difference may be the application. It’s not the vigorous brushstroke but the calm, soothing application in a more organic way. Mixed media allows for more creative freedom. It is a way to give the materials more of a voice. I direct, they sing.”

Product Specifications

36 x 36 inches
Lead Time
0-3 Weeks (Quick Ship)

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