Egg Tempera Forums

Go Back   Egg Tempera Forums > The Forums > The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues

The Forum for Tempera Painting Issues Sharing the knowledge and experience of fellow tempera painters.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 21-07-09, 04:19 PM
RobM's Avatar
RobM RobM is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Nottingham, England
Posts: 352
Default

You will also find non figurative painters such as Patricia Kelly, Patricia Lynch and Chris Hughes in the members gallery and on-line galleries.......
www.eggtempera.com/gallery.html
www.eggtempera.com/onlinegallery/gallery.html
R
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 21-07-09, 04:48 PM
jpohl's Avatar
jpohl jpohl is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: NWT, Canada
Posts: 246
Default

Altoon Sultan's "luminous Brush" has a few examples from various genres.
(-:
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 20-08-09, 10:49 AM
Patricia Lynch Patricia Lynch is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: High Wycombe, Bucks, England
Posts: 14
Default

Hello
I use ET in a contemporary way - very loose and free and experimental with sometimes lots of drawing into the gesso panel too - I love the way that it lends itself to a more contemporary approach and have used it both for totally abstract work and semi abstract - please take a look at www.patricialynchart.co.uk for examples.

Kind regards Patricia
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 20-08-09, 02:56 PM
Alessandra Kelley Alessandra Kelley is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Chicago, Illinois USA
Posts: 417
Default

Obviously I knew about Kathleen Waterloo, as a Chicago person (actually I'm in a group show with her right now). I'm sorry I don't know more abstract tempera artists. Egg tempera is definitely dominated by realist painters, but it affords plenty of play potential for abstraction. Koo Schadler covered the possibilities excellently.

I'd also like to mention Ben Shahn, who is modern, not contemporary, and not a strict abstractionsist, but still used a lot of very interesting abstract techniques. One I analyzed with some students involved swathes of abstract color which he clearly allowed to dry for quite a while, then painted right over them with solid colors and scratched his design through.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:18 PM.
Design modifications, graphics and CSS by RobM
June 2010



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.