Art Figure Rap

This series is called Journey to Abstraction and is the first I painted after giving up my day job. It represents a painted collage of figures from art history calculated to indicate the different modes and manifestations of the human figure from rock paintings to abstraction. It involved a contemplation of the decline of the representation of the human figure in Western painting.

 

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© by James Tunney