Blue Portrait

Adam SturchTruth or ConsequencesUnited States

2006Oil on wood

35 x 60 cm

One of a series of dripped figure paintings i did around 2005 - 2007. These paintings were based purely on mood and form. Chemical or otherwise seem a necessity. The yearning for a connection with the other- the numinous whatever that is for the individual, is represented by the door. Love, compassion, altruism, the flip side of our addictive necessity can be as advantageous as destructive. “The difference between passion and addiction is that between a divine spark and a flame that incinerates.” ― Gabor mate.

WOOCS 2.1.9

$ 290

1 in stock

Relevant skills;
I have been a independent working artist in a wide variety of mediums for over fifteen years.

Employment history(gallery history);
1. 1998. N.M. state art competition. 1st place. Certificate presented by Bill Redmond state congressman. Piece hung in Washington capitol for one year.
2. 2001. Show at dark Melina gallery, Denver Colorado.
3. 2004. Show at Zook gallery, Denver Colorado.
4. 2006. Show at Block 7, Denver Colorado.
5. 2009. Show at Taza Cafe, Taos New Mexico.
6. 2012. Two paintings shown in YOA (young ambassadors of opportunity) Ethiopian fundraiser. Denver Colorado.
7. 2012. Two paintings on display at Raton Aquatic Center, Raton New Mexico.

GED received at Emily Grifith School Of Opportunity, Denver Colorado.
Rocky Mountain College Of Art and Design, Denver Colorado.

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