Monroe Hodder, ‘One’, 2018, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Water Media on Arches Paper, Belgravia Gallery
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Monroe Hodder

One, 2018

Water Media on Arches Paper
27 3/5 × 27 3/5 × 2 in
70 × 70 × 5 cm
.
£1,750
Location
London
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About the work
Belgravia Gallery
London

Paper Size: 20 x 20 inches

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Signed on the reverse by the artist
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Monroe Hodder
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“The essence of my work is pure color, as Matisse understood it,” says painter Monroe Hodder, “‘color that must serve expression.’” To create her abstract oil paintings, Hodder begins by placing a radiant field of color on the canvas before adding transparent layers of pigment, grids, and geometric forms, and sometimes including representational imagery pulled from art history or urban life. The end result is not narrative, however, but rather an investigation of fantasy, memory, myth and the chaos of modern life. Hodder earned her MFA in painting at the San Francisco Art Institute, where, while working as an assistant to Manuel Neri, she encountered artists such as Clyfford Still and Mark Rothko.

Monroe Hodder, ‘One’, 2018, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Water Media on Arches Paper, Belgravia Gallery
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About the work
Belgravia Gallery
London

Paper Size: 20 x 20 inches

Medium
Signature
Signed on the reverse by the artist
Image rights
Monroe Hodder
Monroe Hodder
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“The essence of my work is pure color, as Matisse understood it,” says painter Monroe Hodder, “‘color that must serve expression.’” To create her abstract oil paintings, Hodder begins by placing a radiant field of color on the canvas before adding transparent layers of pigment, grids, and geometric forms, and sometimes including representational imagery pulled from art history or urban life. The end result is not narrative, however, but rather an investigation of fantasy, memory, myth and the chaos of modern life. Hodder earned her MFA in painting at the San Francisco Art Institute, where, while working as an assistant to Manuel Neri, she encountered artists such as Clyfford Still and Mark Rothko.

Monroe Hodder

One, 2018

Water Media on Arches Paper
27 3/5 × 27 3/5 × 2 in
70 × 70 × 5 cm
.
£1,750
Location
London
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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