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In this series I’m looking for different ways for water depiction, the splashes, the eddies, the foam, the trail of movement. Swimmers get propel, glide, spin, float, defy gravity, fly. I chose a palette with a predominance of white, an almost surgical green, a pink that tends towards orange and the definition of the figures in black and white, like a comic, a combination that for me refers to the future imagined in the 70s. Like a mental cocktail, all these aspects came together and resulted in the title of the Series: “Gateway”, like the 1977 science fiction novel by Frederik Pohl.
Painting:Acrylic on Wood
Size:9.8 W x 9.8 H x 0.8 D in
Ready to Hang:Yes
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"I paint so as not to get depressed, I look for recreate the sensations I feel underwater, as a way to reconstruct that place, sometimes of security and serenity, and others of vulnerability and loneliness. I compose my images with few elements to provide visual rest: a few colours and one or two figures, which are often the same character and her reflection or alter ego. I use photography as a starting point, most of the time images that I take myself. Before painting I like to study the proportion of the figure, I draw a grid that helps me place it on the support exactly in the place I want and I draw it quite detailed. Then I paint with acrylic, due to its fast drying, the strokes do not lose spontaneity." Ana Patitú was born in 1982, in Argentina. She is currently living in Barcelona.
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