joop.vos

warming up

2017.12.02 – All my painting sessions begin by working on small sheets of paper, primarily to loosen up, but also to see precisely what the properties of the paint are. These can vary considerably between each pigment and mixture.

Painting with egg tempera or acrylics on linen or paper
untitled | 2016 | tempera on paper | 25 × 35 cm

The method also involves a fair amount of coincidence, which is inspiring. Painting is thus executed in a free and unintended way, which produces unique and surprising works.

Painting with egg tempera or acrylics on linen or paper
untitled | 2016 | tempera on paper | 25 × 35 cm

Painting with egg tempera or acrylics on linen or paper
untitled | 2016 | tempera on paper | 25 × 35 cm