Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'Caroline Larsen' (2)

Textured Abstract Paintings Reveal Cars Consumed In Flames



Toronto-based painter Caroline Larsen's recent series, entitled Burning Up, features a blazing display of vehicles that have been set on fire. To create each painting, the artist layered colors together into an optical illusion of woven fabric, created by squeezing undiluted oil paints through a serrated tip. Using images sourced from the internet, Larsen chose particular scenes that…

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Added by katie hosmer on August 14, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Thick Layers of Paint Form Woven Textures



When you first see these images by Toronto-based artist Caroline Larsen, you may not realize that you are looking at a painting. Each piece in this series, which features ships that the artist has come across on her travels, looks like it was created with intertwined, woven pieces of fabric. if I hadn’t read otherwise, I would still not believe that these are created with oil…

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Added by katie hosmer on May 18, 2012 at 9:14am — No Comments

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