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Mark Moore Fine Art is proud to present "Extuent", and exclusive ARTSY online exhibition of new work by Portland-based artist DIRK STASCHKE - best known for his exploration of Dutch Vanitas still life themes in the medium of ceramics. This show is on view through June 30, 2019.

Press Release

In this current body of work, artist Dirk Staschke explores the space in between ceramics, sculpture, and painting. His work often uses meticulous representation as foil for examining skill and craft. As the artist explains:

"Dutch still life paintings, sometimes called Vanitas, are concerned with the futility of pleasure and the certainty of death. Religious in nature, the paintings also …

In this current body of work, artist Dirk Staschke explores the space in between ceramics, sculpture, and painting. His work often uses meticulous representation as foil for examining skill and craft. As the artist explains:

"Dutch still life paintings, sometimes called Vanitas, are concerned with the futility of pleasure and the certainty of death. Religious in nature, the paintings also confer the belief that this world is somehow less real than the one that awaits. It is this modulation between the real and illusionistic that most interests me and ultimately makes my work about …

Location

Online Viewing Room
Los Angeles, CA, US