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Gloria Matuszewski
Finding Refuge

2015

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'Finding Refuge' glows with the shades of natures green in this abstract rhythmic grid painting where the artist repeats the idea of a square. Inspired by Taoist teachings and meditations, with a focus on color, rhythm and flow. Matuszewski creates meditative and harmonious color field paintings to invoke a sense of peace. Each painting starts with a hand drawn graphite grid of 1/2 inch squares, that are slowly filled in — one at a time — in a ritualistic and meditative manner, in order to create depth, variation and texture. The artist likes the quiet in her process, which allows her to "listen to what the work wants to be." The artist is inspired by anonymous artisans, usually women and children, who have worked for centuries, and continue to work, laboriously, to create beautiful fabrics and textiles to clothe, decorate and bring warmth and beauty to everyday life. The 48 x 36 oil on canvas with graphite pencil line drawing the painting is wired to hang both horizontally or vertically.

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  • Movement & Style
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    Artist signed, dated and titled Verso. Wired to hang either vertically or horizontally.
  • Dimensions
    H 48 in. x W 36 in. x D 1.5 in.H 121.92 cm x W 91.44 cm x D 3.81 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Burlingame, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU37533432233
  • Seller Reference Number
    FDMATG022
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