Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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James Turrell

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James Turrell is an American artist that uses light and space to create wonders of human perception. He uses a number of different materials and canvases in his work to show the different physical presences of objects using the illusion of light. When he was a child Turrell began to experiment with light in his artwork.
 
« We're part of creating this world in which we live, but we're unaware of how we do that or even that we do that »
James Turrell
In the late 1960s some of his early work was displayed at the Santa Monica art studio. This work was known as the Mendota Soppages and uses light to create depth perception of difference pieces. Most of James Turrell’s artwork uses different shades of the same color to show how light can affect an object.
 
« I like to use light as a material, but my medium is actually perception. I want you to sense yourself sensing - to see yourself seeing. »
James Turrell

James Turrell uses simple shapes such as shapes and triangles and uses light to give them a 3 dimensional effect. Some of his best work includes the use of black and white to create different effects. James Turrell turns simple objects and turns them into works of art using the illusion of light. He is able to s Read More

James Turrell

Carn, 1988

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Vote, 2018

Limited Edition Print

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