Original artwork description:

This painting looks at the microscopic minutiae of life, what is real but cannot be seen with our normal sight with all its beautiful order & chaos. The motifs and space elude to familiar elements of the natural world, growing cells, hair fibres, dainty aquatic-life, kelp forests in the ocean. However I try to make the work ambiguous, not distinctly one nameable thing or another so that it suggests real things & acts as a memory trigger for recollections and reminiscences that reference our place in the fragile natural world.

Materials used:

Mixed Media & Oil Paint on Gallery Wrapped Canvas Artist’s quality stretched canvas/cotton-duck on traditional wooden stretcher. Varnished with Professional Quality Artists Varnish

Tags:
#biological abstraction #abstract cellular formations #large painting #blue abstract art #underwater art #seascape art #organic abstract art #original art #transcendental #contemporary modern #purple and blue abstract 
Beneath the Surface IV (2011)
Oil painting
by Jacquelyn Stephens

£2,744.74 Sold

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This painting looks at the microscopic minutiae of life, what is real but cannot be seen with our normal sight with all its beautiful order & chaos. The motifs and space elude to familiar elements of the natural world, growing cells, hair fibres, dainty aquatic-life, kelp forests in the ocean. However I try to make the work ambiguous, not distinctly one nameable thing or another so that it suggests real things & acts as a memory trigger for recollections and reminiscences that reference our place in the fragile natural world.

Materials used:

Mixed Media & Oil Paint on Gallery Wrapped Canvas Artist’s quality stretched canvas/cotton-duck on traditional wooden stretcher. Varnished with Professional Quality Artists Varnish

Tags:
#biological abstraction #abstract cellular formations #large painting #blue abstract art #underwater art #seascape art #organic abstract art #original art #transcendental #contemporary modern #purple and blue abstract 
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I am an Australian artist who has been successfully exhibiting my paintings for over 20 years since completing a BFA in Painting at the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts. I have... Read more

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