Graphic leaf

Geometry of art and life

Art-fatigue

Abstraction-induced Art-fatigue

skeletonized leaf

Perishable art is an ephemeral butterfly.

Skeletonized leaves didn’t lose their zest for life.

To elucidate the underlying mechanism behind abstraction-induced art-fatigue, we used several male and female models posing for art classes.

life drawing with tropical leaf

While in France, painting seemed to some extent moribund and self-flagellating, Jorn managed to instil a sense of freshness, humour, freedom and insolence. This painting showed us that anything was possible, that painting was a tool both simple and powerful.

The artist added dimension to her printing papers by folding them and employing a bookbinder’s knife to add horizontal and vertical creases prior to printing her designs.

Graphic leaf

Geometry of art and life