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    "Summertime Living"

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    Price: 1,380.00 USD
    Contact Nancy Nowak Utech
    303.550.5215
    nancyutech@gmail.com
    www.nancynowakutech.com
    Added 2017-06-22 05:58:48

    Description

    Many people  view abstract expressionism works and try to sort out what the artist has viewed and then abstracted, but abstract work is much more complicated than a mere abstraction of reality. My work reflects an emotions, similar to fear, joy, sorrow, but which which cannot be adequately put into words. My emotions can only be expressed through color and texture. I endeavor through my work to awaken within the viewer those subtler emotions which cannot be named or defined. The harmony the viewer achieves with those undefined motions when viewing my work should create a sense of thrill at realizing they are experiencing a moment, a feeling,  solely defined for them which transcends words. When my viewer reaches that place, they have achieved harmony with my work and a sense of undefinable joy. They are in harmony with that as yet undefined emotion.

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Nancy Nowak Utech
    Width (inches): 20"
    Height (inches): 30"
    Country United States
    Media Acrylic, Mixed-Media
    Painting Genre: Nonrepresentational / Abstract

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    Well, one must read the description with this painting. The artist projects such an enthusiastic spirit and I am immediately caught up! This painting surely conveys the fantastical, a place inspired by dreams of other realms -- yet within this world, shrouded in the lore of history and days gone by.

    I wish there was more socially motivated art such as this one about beach erosion; the concept is well symbolized with falling angles and elements. There is color (life) above but a cold bareness below.

    Very colorful meeting of shapes conveys a happy feeling. Looks like a gathering of boats -- as if they are all talking.

    I love this scene because I'm reminded of a wild beach I visited just like this. It is so beautifully designed and detailed that I am instantly transported. The strong composition draws me up and into the painting, to the water and horizon beyond. It is a wonderful experience.

    Beautifully painted, introspective and thoughtful portrait painted in warm colors of autumn, perhaps symbolizing the rich harvest of one's life experiences. The gaze is one of recalling memories gathering them all to a present moment in time.

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