Save
Save
view
View in room
share
Share
Save
Save
view
View in room
share
Share

Enrico Riley

Untitled; New Beginnings, Coming Ashore, 2019

Oil on canvas
43 × 48 in
109.2 × 121.9 cm
This is a unique work.
$12,000
Ships from New Haven, CT, US
Shipping: $450 domestic only
location
New Haven
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
Have a question? Read our FAQ or ask a specialist.
About the work
Exhibition history
FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven
Follow

Direct Legacy brings together new and recent paintings that are part of an unfolding and evolving …

Read more

Direct Legacy brings together new and recent paintings that are part of an unfolding and evolving cycle of works that investigates themes of historical and contemporary violence, martyrdom, grief, and the middle passage. The paintings resist a linear narrative and rather suggest different readings and interpretations …

Read more
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, verso
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Enrico Riley
American, b. 1973
Follow

The work of Vermont-based artist (and visual art professor at Dartmouth College) Enrico Riley seems to vibrate with energetic color and line. In these abstract, almost childlike drawings and paintings of figures and faces, what appears to be spontaneous is actually part of a process of slow and deliberate observation. “I am trying to work with the attitude that many sources and types of subject matter can influence me as I work and that this information can be deployed in a nonlinear fashion,” Riley has said of his works. “There are no set rules about color, composition, style or subject matter. Through the process of making, the works are allowed to find what they need to exist.” Previously, the artist has created abstract works based on musical scores, where color and form stand in for rhythm and tone, as well as figureless monochromatic compositions in white.

Save
Save
view
View in room
share
Share
Save
Save
view
View in room
share
Share
About the work
Exhibition history
FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven
Follow

Direct Legacy brings together new and recent paintings that are part of an unfolding and evolving …

Read more

Direct Legacy brings together new and recent paintings that are part of an unfolding and evolving cycle of works that investigates themes of historical and contemporary violence, martyrdom, grief, and the middle passage. The paintings resist a linear narrative and rather suggest different readings and interpretations …

Read more
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, verso
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Enrico Riley
American, b. 1973
Follow

The work of Vermont-based artist (and visual art professor at Dartmouth College) Enrico Riley seems to vibrate with energetic color and line. In these abstract, almost childlike drawings and paintings of figures and faces, what appears to be spontaneous is actually part of a process of slow and deliberate observation. “I am trying to work with the attitude that many sources and types of subject matter can influence me as I work and that this information can be deployed in a nonlinear fashion,” Riley has said of his works. “There are no set rules about color, composition, style or subject matter. Through the process of making, the works are allowed to find what they need to exist.” Previously, the artist has created abstract works based on musical scores, where color and form stand in for rhythm and tone, as well as figureless monochromatic compositions in white.

Enrico Riley

Untitled; New Beginnings, Coming Ashore, 2019

Oil on canvas
43 × 48 in
109.2 × 121.9 cm
This is a unique work.
$12,000
Ships from New Haven, CT, US
Shipping: $450 domestic only
location
New Haven
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
Have a question? Read our FAQ or ask a specialist.
Other works from Enrico Riley - Direct Legacy
Other works by Enrico Riley
Other works from FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
Related works
Most Similar