Sebastian Blanck, ‘Kite Flying’, 2016, CMA: Benefit Auction 2016


Please note: Preliminary online bidding closes at 5:00PM ET on November 9, 2016. Online bids will be transferred and executed at the benefit event later that night.

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About Sebastian Blanck

Sebastian Blanck, like the Impressionists before him, is compelled by quiet, quotidian moments. Formally composed, his portraits depict friends, fellow musicians, and his own children. Blanck’s trademark vibrancy is achieved via a multi-step technique: first collaging layers of painted paper over watercolor, and then transposing it once more onto stretched canvas. The resulting work displays a striking sense of familiarity and intimacy.

b. 1976

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