Posts Tagged: Grid Painting

Madness

Painting by Michael Burris Johnson, 2015

Madness

Painting by Michael Burris Johnson, 2015

Patience

Patience This painting is a visualization and enactment of the struggle to pass through a rigid structure and hold in tact an honest affirmation of life. There is a blending of two distinct styles of painting that do not normally

Patience

Patience This painting is a visualization and enactment of the struggle to pass through a rigid structure and hold in tact an honest affirmation of life. There is a blending of two distinct styles of painting that do not normally

Passages on the Grid

Passages on the Grid   3 modes of thought             FOREWORD This writing is an exercise of reflection on the grid as a form of expression in painting. The distinctions that are created in this writing are distinctions that

Passages on the Grid

Passages on the Grid   3 modes of thought             FOREWORD This writing is an exercise of reflection on the grid as a form of expression in painting. The distinctions that are created in this writing are distinctions that

Pollux & Castor (Gemini)

A painting of the Gemini constellation in the night sky, the twins Pollux and Castor. I’m interested in exploring the way order is imposed on an otherwise vast continuity – in this case the chaos of the night sky becomes

Pollux & Castor (Gemini)

A painting of the Gemini constellation in the night sky, the twins Pollux and Castor. I’m interested in exploring the way order is imposed on an otherwise vast continuity – in this case the chaos of the night sky becomes

Madness

  Madness only exists within reason, as unreason Madness is identified in the figure of the madman The madman, is kept in a space of confinement within order, similar to the way the concept of madness is held in place by a larger

Madness

  Madness only exists within reason, as unreason Madness is identified in the figure of the madman The madman, is kept in a space of confinement within order, similar to the way the concept of madness is held in place by a larger

The Movement of Shadows

This is the second attempt at the Icarus composition I did back in January. Much more pleased with this one –  tilted the landscape lines, as well as the direction of the clouds. Overall I feel as though there is much more

The Movement of Shadows

This is the second attempt at the Icarus composition I did back in January. Much more pleased with this one –  tilted the landscape lines, as well as the direction of the clouds. Overall I feel as though there is much more