Something About Before

Debra Ramsay
1,550 GBP (£)
Acrylic on polyester resin film
22.8 x 40.2 Inch
Unique artwork
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From the artist\'s studio
United States
abstract,abstract painting
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This work is part of a series titled Year of Color and is about time-keeping.
Debra Ramsay captured time passing by documenting the change in color within the landscape at the same location (New Berlin, NY) over the course of a year. The artist thinks of each painting as a landscape; a pure landscape, reduced to the actual found colors, transposing a specific landscape to a new location, in an abstract form.

For this project, she returned to a specific trail in the forest during spring, summer, fall, and winter. Each time, taking a photo every 100 steps. 18 photos were taken on each walk.

Once back in the studio, Ramsay would mix colors with the aide of a program that interprets the color selected from a photo into a paint formula.

The viewer will see each season as an individual painting and the entire year as another painting.

While working on this project the artist is reminded of Josef Albers' statement: "There is a profound harmony in the immeasurable spectrum of color."


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About The Artist

Debra Ramsay is an American contemporary artist known for her abstract works that recall color field paintings from the 1960s.Read More

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