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Peter Berry
Tallahassee , Florida - United States
Oil Painting - Abstract


Painting is an investigative process for me. I often start with just a general idea of what I am trying to accomplish and allow the painting to guide me as much as I guide it. I feel I am most successful when I am able to quiet my mind and follow my intuition. At times painting feels like a meditation that leaves behind images.



My subject matter moves between systems paintings, abstracted nature scenes and the Ascension series. I am concerned in all cases with atmosphere, color and the interaction of foreground and background components of the paintings. One of the things I strive to do in a painting is to create a feeling of presence that changes as one gets closer to the painting; I want the viewer to find more and more as they approach the painting. I want the viewer to feel a vibration from each painting; sometimes I use complementary colors to do this, other times I will confuse background and foreground and other times I use broken symmetry. I feel successful when...
website: www.peterberry.us
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Ascension One - Emergence - Oil on Masonite - 24" x 48" - $1200.00
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