THIS IS AMERICA
The paintings of This is America present fragments of objects and places from mainly New Jersey and New York City. They were photographed during the summer of 2015.
With This is America Blitz explores American contemporary material culture through which we see two elements in his current art.
In the first place the paintings of this exhibition emphasize his frequent use of unconventional but strong compositions. In the second place he has given an overarching meaning to the individual paintings on display by combining them in sensitive pairs.
The objects and places in the paintings of This is America are as varied as everyday life itself and as a collection they offer a colorful introduction to all things American. In this personal portrait, this snapshot, of American society you find parallels, contrasts, beauty and controversy. With other words, this is America.
All paintings created in 2016 with oil paint on linen, 30 x 30 cm.
Price per piece € 550