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Roses with Red and Ivory
Roses with Red and Ivory
oil on canvas
32"44"
2022

A series of floral painting inspired by Mark Rothko and Henri Matisse. I am primarily concerned with color by producing the "Rothko" background followed by a flower choice. Rothko looked at his paintings as a portal or door and I am using them as an ambiguous space for the still life to exist.