london born and based lynette yiadom boakye
paintings in the tradition of the vibrant mono-color of jacob lawrence, her 21st century translations are grand scaled with frank exuberant brushstrokes.
it’s said she finishes any given work in one day, hence its seeming lifelike impatience to engage and leap off the canvas
…i would own one of these (if they weren’t in museums)…
abstract. a rothko in any other color would still be chic.
quintessentially 1990s. with over 1300 variations on the theme created, hirst’s spot paintings are still spot on. no two spots the same color. dizzy. fun. see spots run.