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    Into my Palette

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    Price: 980.00 USD
    Contact P. Mary Manrod
    480/390-8333
    pmymanrodart@gmail.com
    Added 2017-04-30 10:44:30
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        Playing with bold color and line to bend the space between photorealism and complete abstraction interests me very much. Making the eye dance across the surface of the painting and then seemingly fall into the depths, making one want to explore further, I continuously strive to expand my abilities and use of multimedia to create the qualities that enroll the viewer of my art into joining in my inquiry.  When working in Bas Relief Woodcarving conjoined with painting, playing tricks with where the carving ends and the flat surface of the painting begins, making the viewer want to reach out and touch the painting to see whether it is flat or as three dimensional as it looks intrigues me. In my paintings, are those eyes actually following the viewer as they move across the room? Does the wall of perspective come toward or go away from the viewer? I love to play in the inquiry of these and other questions of bending the eye, from photorealism to surrealism to complete abstraction.

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    Name of Artist: P. Mary Manrod
    Width (inches): 30
    Height (inches): 30
    Country: United States
    Media: Acrylic
    Painting Style: Nonrepresentational / Abstract

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