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Eric White

Andy, 2009

Oil on panel
12 × 12 in
30.5 × 30.5 cm
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Amsterdam, Amsterdam , New York
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Eric White
American, b. 1968
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In his cinematic paintings, Eric White presents photorealistic scenes with a surreal visual twist. For source materials, White turns to 1940s-era Hollywood films and film noir; he also claims inspiration from David Lynch’s darkly humorous TV series Twin Peaks. Compressing a sequence of events into a single moment, White creates claustrophobic scenes populated by glamorous figures locked in ambiguous psychological drama. As he explains: “There are psychological issues going on, and metaphysical things happening, and self-reflection and alienation and anxiety and all the stuff that I enjoy.”

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Eric White
American, b. 1968
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In his cinematic paintings, Eric White presents photorealistic scenes with a surreal visual twist. For source materials, White turns to 1940s-era Hollywood films and film noir; he also claims inspiration from David Lynch’s darkly humorous TV series Twin Peaks. Compressing a sequence of events into a single moment, White creates claustrophobic scenes populated by glamorous figures locked in ambiguous psychological drama. As he explains: “There are psychological issues going on, and metaphysical things happening, and self-reflection and alienation and anxiety and all the stuff that I enjoy.”

Eric White

Andy, 2009

Oil on panel
12 × 12 in
30.5 × 30.5 cm
This is a unique work.
Contact For Price
location
Amsterdam, Amsterdam , New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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