Kim Cogan, ‘Ol Roberts Motel’, 2019, Painting, Oil on canvas, Hashimoto Contemporary
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Kim Cogan

Ol Roberts Motel, 2019

Oil on canvas
42 × 84 in
106.7 × 213.4 cm
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$18,000
Location
San Francisco, New York
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Kim Cogan
American, b. 1977
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Kim Cogan’s oil paintings exploit the expressive nature of the medium to represent the many moods and environs of American cities. Cogan eschews the iconic views of places such as New York, Chicago, and his adopted home of San Francisco in favor of more common sights: alleyways, homes, cemeteries, and residential neighborhoods. Cogan’s work evinces an interest in the properties of light and atmosphere, which take on a heightened effect in his paintings of San Francisco. He uses subtle gradations of paint to suggest specific times of day, allowing individual brushstrokes to cohere into expressionist renderings of urban spaces.

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Kim Cogan
American, b. 1977
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Kim Cogan’s oil paintings exploit the expressive nature of the medium to represent the many moods and environs of American cities. Cogan eschews the iconic views of places such as New York, Chicago, and his adopted home of San Francisco in favor of more common sights: alleyways, homes, cemeteries, and residential neighborhoods. Cogan’s work evinces an interest in the properties of light and atmosphere, which take on a heightened effect in his paintings of San Francisco. He uses subtle gradations of paint to suggest specific times of day, allowing individual brushstrokes to cohere into expressionist renderings of urban spaces.

Kim Cogan

Ol Roberts Motel, 2019

Oil on canvas
42 × 84 in
106.7 × 213.4 cm
.
$18,000
Location
San Francisco, New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.