Art

#acrylic #painting #urban

Urban Cityscapes Emerge from Haphazard Brushstrokes

November 13, 2013

Christopher Jobson

park-1

park-2

park-3

park-7

park-4

park-5

park-8

park-6

When first discovering these paintings by Korean artist Jieun Park, either on a distant gallery wall or on a small website thumbnail, you might first mistake them for nothing more than thick abstract brushstrokes on on a large canvas. A closer look reveals entire nighttime cityscapes embedded in the blots of paint, glimpses of Paris, Hong Kong, Prague, and other cities from Park’s travels. The artist has numerous prints and originals available over on Saatchi Online.

#acrylic #painting #urban

 

Do stories and artists like this matter to you? Become a Colossal Member and support independent arts publishing. Join a community of like-minded readers who are passionate about contemporary art, help support our interview series, gain access to partner discounts, and much more. Join now!

 

 

Also on Colossal

Related posts on Colossal about acrylic painting urban