In this print, dark turquoise waves are caught by the artist in timeless movement. The artist's work features strong and active marks in distinctive, bright colors.
Critic David Pagel said of the artist that “[she] can make a quickly flicked drip, a loosely brushed smudge or a solitary dollop of color seem like a big event.”
Mary Heilmann creates abstract paintings with strong, active marks and a distinctive palette of bright colors. The artist's work is rooted in memory, which is frequently reflected in the titles of her works. Heilmann's extensive and prolific oeuvre encompasses a range of mediums: painting, ceramics, drawings and furniture.