Tabatabai, who holds a degree in industrial technology and creates his meditative grids out of thread, paint, and wood, shares his interest in repetitive patterns with
. Turner, who is based in Portland, Oregon, finds inspiration for her muted paintings on cheesecloth, linen, and wood in the natural world. Working deep into her materials, she applies layers of paint and sands them down, developing shapes inspired by leaves and petals. Sometimes she even works through several iterations of the same painting.