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World On Paper
World On Paper
World On Paper
World On Paper
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    Lauren Orscheln

    World On Paper

    Dimensions: Height 22 in x Width 30 in.

    Medium: Acrylic and graphite on canvas

    $750

    World On Paper

    With washes of acrylic color that reveal patches of raw canvas underneath, Lauren was thinking about how memories change shape as we try to recall and express them later. The sometimes gradual, sometimes abrupt transition between colors and brushstrokes embody this fluidity of memory.

    Lauren Orscheln

    Lauren Orscheln

    Works in Brooklyn

    Seeing Lauren's large unstretched canvas as it hangs in the golden hour light is a poetic experience. As she brings out the canvases one by one and unrolls them, you can tell that she has a story to tell for each and every one. Then the shadows and ripples of the canvas blends in with the scribbles and stains of watercolor, the intensity of golden hour blurring outlines of objects. Also notice how she leaves graphite sketches underneath the paint. They are residues of time, the same way Lauren's paintings are footprints of memories and impressions.You'll love Lauren if: you've sat in the subway train from start to end (Coney Island anyone?), watching as people slowly drift out

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