Lot 245 - Taylor Simmons - Tenderly Rendered
Lot 245 - Taylor Simmons - Tenderly Rendered
Lot 245 - Taylor Simmons - Tenderly Rendered

Lot 245 - Taylor Simmons - Tenderly Rendered

Oil on Paper

2022

A6 (15x10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

B.1990 in Atlanta, Ga. Painter living in Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Education 

 

Self Taught 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

“Everything All At Once” Public Gallery, UK 2022 

 

Gallery Representation 

 

Public Gallery - London, UK 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

When painting people I try to handle the image and lines very tenderly. One of the works is a small family portrait from boys visiting their father in prison. Although a sad moment it is still very tender and all too common. I think these moments can be handled in a way that still makes them feel beautiful and touching without feeling political. The other painting is self portrait from a photo of myself right before my first solo show. It felt like a version of myself that I needed to remember and etch onto canvas. 

 

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