Danica Firulovic: Perceptions of white - Art Collector

Danica Firulovic, White Square with White Border, 2016, oil on linen, 31 x 31cm. Photo: Ben Ali Ong Courtesy: The artist and Galerie pompom.

Danica Firulovic's all-white paintings in square formats have been guided by an interest in reductive, non-objective art and the emotion evoked by the predominance of white. Close inspection of the works reveals evidence of the artist’s hand, in the smooth brush strokes and the lines meticulously drawn with pencil. The outer edge of the support, often left bare and unpainted, is of equal importance as it frames the white-on-white geometric composition. The reduced palette creates insistent neutrality and connects with the unadulterated geometric shapes, which vary in tonal application and require slow engagement as the subtleness of white serves as a meditative distraction.

Exhibition opens: 6-8pm Wednesday 18 January 2017
Exhibition closes: 12 February 2017
Location: galerie pompom, 2/27-39 Abercrombie St Chippendale NSW 2008
Contact: 0430 318 438
Email: pompom@galeriepompom.com
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