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Becky Yazdan

Parasite, 2014

Oil on linen on panel
10 × 10 in
25.4 × 25.4 cm
This is a unique work.
$1,400
Location
New Haven
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FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven

View Becky Yazdan Video https://vimeo.com/60901881
Becky Yazdan writes, each of my paintings tells a …

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Becky Yazdan
American, b. 1977
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The canvases of Becky Yazdan conjure the interior world of personal memories, which she evokes without illustrating specific details. The Brooklyn-based artist creates layered compositions based subject matter from her daily life: books, TV shows, dreams, and past experiences. She works by combining color, form, and pattern, both intuitively and intentionally, digging up sensations as intangible as the fist time she ever told a lie or the specific color of a beloved childhood bathing suit. “The paintings are like dreams,” Yazdan has said of her work. “The events of the day [are] reorganized and combined with other events and memories until a new, often surprising, reality has taken shape.”

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FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven

View Becky Yazdan Video https://vimeo.com/60901881
Becky Yazdan writes, each of my paintings tells a story. They are based on things I see, read about, and watch on TV, as well as memories of events, feelings and colors – the pink of my favorite childhood bathing suit, the first time I told a lie. Color, form and …

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Price ranges of small paintings by Becky Yazdan
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Browse works in this category
$1,375–$1,430
This work
$0
$2,035+
Becky Yazdan
American, b. 1977
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The canvases of Becky Yazdan conjure the interior world of personal memories, which she evokes without illustrating specific details. The Brooklyn-based artist creates layered compositions based subject matter from her daily life: books, TV shows, dreams, and past experiences. She works by combining color, form, and pattern, both intuitively and intentionally, digging up sensations as intangible as the fist time she ever told a lie or the specific color of a beloved childhood bathing suit. “The paintings are like dreams,” Yazdan has said of her work. “The events of the day [are] reorganized and combined with other events and memories until a new, often surprising, reality has taken shape.”

Becky Yazdan

Parasite, 2014

Oil on linen on panel
10 × 10 in
25.4 × 25.4 cm
This is a unique work.
$1,400
Location
New Haven
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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