Rose Umerlik Abstract Painting - Undeterred, Large Abstract painting, Oil and Graphite on Panel, Black, off white
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Rose Umerlik
Undeterred, Large Abstract painting, Oil and Graphite on Panel, Black, off white



Undeterred by Rose Umerlik is an abstract painting, Oil and Graphite on wood panel, 30x60. According to Umerlik: “This piece is about facing challenges as a couple or family. There are two strong black oval forms off to the side that represent a particular difficulty or challenge. The two white oval shapes and smaller grey shape represent the couple/family trying to stay focused on each other. This piece is about remembering that you love each other, remembering that your family is the most important, and remembering that you get to decide how you will go through life. This couple/family is strong, they are staying intact, but it doesn’t mean that it isn’t hard.” Rose Umerlik extracts the intangible emotional moments that live in our collective human psyche and interprets them abstractly through form, line and color so that they may also exist outside of ourselves. In recent years, Umerlik has shown in seven solo exhibitions and innumerable group shows domestically and internationally, published a book of work titled Intimacy of Forms, received notable reviews in such publications as Art New England, and been awarded the Clowes Award by the Vermont Studio Center. The most affecting experience of Umerlik’s career to date has been her two-month stay in the Takt Kunstprojektraum Artist Residency in Berlin, Germany. She has recently been named a 2018 Vermont Artist to Watch. She currently lives and works in Vermont and received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Syracuse University. She has been exhibiting her work since 2005


  • Artist
    Rose Umerlik (American)
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  • Dimensions
    H 30 in. x W 60 in. x D 1.75 in.H 76.2 cm x W 152.4 cm x D 4.45 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Riverdale, NY
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