Details:

This figurative painting depicts the artist in her Brooklyn studio as she dreams of the East River—demonstrating the artist's practice of repeatedly returning to significant autobiographical subjects and personal memories to create her compositions.
Unframed
Signed

① Artwork:

The East River

This painting depicts the artist in her Brooklyn studio, dreaming of the East River. Twilley draws on autobiographical details for her figurative compositions. She uses a painterly style, with a particularly adept rendering of light, to depict her memories and the atmosphere of objects, activities and spaces. The artist repeatedly returns to subjects of significance, capturing their essence through intimate renderings.

Specs:

24 inches
16 inches

③ Artist:

Brandi Twilley

Brandi Twilley’s figurative paintings draw on powerful autobiographical memories. She repeatedly returns to subjects of significance from her childhood in Oklahoma, seeking to capture their essence in intimate renderings made with an accomplished painterly technique. Her work depicts both psychological states and the atmosphere of objects, activities and spaces.

④ Additional:

Exhibitions

New York City, Sargent's Daughters, No Living, 2020

Brandi Twilley:
The East River, 2020
Oil on canvas
16.0 × 24.0 inches /