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Intuitive Paintings: Spatula Textures

Spatula Textures – Intuitive Paintings

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 23. April 2016 | 0 Comments

Spatula Textures – Intuitive Paintings In early April, I worked on a second set of seven intuitive paintings. These are spontaneously painted studies without prior planning or sketching, making the process all the more fun. This time, I focused on textures achieved with the use of spatulas, as I would like to improve my background…

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New Work: Cinnabar Red ... Cornered by Shapes

New Work: Cinnabar Red … Cornered by Shapes

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 16. April 2016 | 0 Comments

Cinnabar Red … Cornered by Shapes is my newest work for the Exclamatory Intermezzo series. I painted it at the end of March and continued with the same off-whites color scheme, which I recently used in my first set of intuitive paintings. To add some contrast, I chose two additional colors; cinnabar red and a…

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Intuitive Paintings: Off-Whites and Greys

Off-Whites and Greys – Intuitive Paintings

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 29. February 2016 | 0 Comments

Off-Whites and Greys – Intuitive Paintings As you may know, I am currently working on studies for my Exclamatory Intermezzo series, which is characterized by a fairly strict, mathematical pattern. Although I am enjoying the effect of the cut-outs and stripe patterns of this series, the weaving and cutting work takes a great deal of…

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Blue Rectangle in front of Cactus

Blue Rectangle in front of Cactus

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 13. February 2016 | 0 Comments

With the current temperatures being around -20°C to -30°C (from a European perspective: North Pole), I have more time to spend on painting. As I wrote in the last post Leave Grey … out of the picture, I returned to my exclamatory pattern and just finished Blue Rectangle in front of Cactus. In this painting I…

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New Work: Leave grey out of the picture - Martin Lukas Ostachowski

New Work: Leave grey … out of the picture

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 24. January 2016 | 0 Comments

This month, I finished another study Leave grey … out of the picture following the looser approach of my Exclamatory Intermezzo Series. Just as I did in my last study Leaning toward … Yellow, I spent more time on the backgrounds and reduced the pattern of the exclamation marks and stripes. Although I enjoy developing…

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