Paintings 1983-84

by Christopher van der Craats

 

 

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Installation

Installation at Pinacotheca ,1983

Paintings from postcards. These paintings examine the associations we have between places, images and words.


Paris France

Paris France

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Melbourne

Melbourne

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1984


Sydney

Sydney

138 x 218 cm

Oil on board and timber frame 1983


Sydney

Sydney

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Hollywood

Hollwood

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Holland

Holland

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


hawaii

Hawaii

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Roma

Roma

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


New York

New York

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Neo expressionism

Neo Expressionism

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983
This painting replaces a place with an art style that was then popular.


Manhattan

Manhattan

Acryllic on paper 1982

A preparatory sketch that was not included in the series.

Arizona

Arizona

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Australia

Australia

155 x 210 cm

Oil on canvas and timber frame 1983


Two paintings

In these paintings the simplicity of the painting is contrasted with the size and the boldness of the frame.


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