Many layers of soft blue, purple, green, and taupe are built up underneath a golden surface. Resembling line-drawing, Fox has applied and removed tape at various stages in the painting process.
Abstract works by John Fox from the early 1970s to the mid 1980s describe the freedom of the world of sensations. Layers of luxurious color and light, enigmatic shapes, plays of thick and thin, contrasts of near and far.
About John Fox
Canadian, 1927-2008, Montreal, QC, Canada