Principles of Nature: towards a new visual language
Principles of Nature: towards a new visual language
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The artwork reproduced here is from my book (W. Roberts, 2003), edited and reformatted for the web.


Low tide, Cancale

 

Gene Pool, genetic composition and painting Low tide, Cancale, colour modulation painting by Wayne Roberts

A colour-modulation representation of light, 1995

Acrylic on Schut paper 300gsm, rough; 39 cm (h) x 49 cm (w), framed in black velvet
© 1995 Wayne Roberts. All rights reserved. Private collection.

Re: the rationale behind the colour modulation principle employed in this painting and a brief history of the representation of light in art. (The aforelinked web site also includes a major retrospective of the artist's paintings and drawings.)

This painting was exhibited in the artist’s 1996 solo exhibition at the Porters Gallery, Sydney .

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