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Introducing Melissa Meyer. We love how these paintings are sturdy and settled into their structure, while keeping all the freedom, fluidity and spontaneity of the brush strokes.
Galvin, 2008, 80 x 78", oil on canvas
The colors are glowing and radiant too -- “organized layers that translate the wet-over-dry and wet-into-wet technique natural to watercolor into the robust medium of oil paint.” Meyer is also a terrific printmaker and the exhibition will also include work from a new series of monotypes made with watercolor.
Her current exhibition opens tonight, 6-8 at Lennon Weinberg, 514 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001 Tel. 212 941 0012. Inquiries about the works featured here? Please contact the gallery.
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