Cluster 011

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A new series of marbled compositions. Minimal clusters of color forms a central body fragment that aims to explore and synthesize the essence of the enigmatic complexity of the marbled papers patterns.
Elemental organic shapes that originates from interaction of fluid dynamics and chemical reactions, are captured from liquid surface in a sheet of paper using same techniques, tools and some of the materials used in the production of the early marbled papers, during the last centuries.
The paper is Arches Watercolor, hot pressed, 100% cotton, 300 gsm / Size of paper is 76 x 76 cm / Size of marbled composition varies from 23 to 30 cm diameter / Signed, titled and dated on the backside.

Cluster #011: Carbon black, shade of cerulean blue, and a mixture of cerulean blue and cobalt blue. A shade of burnt umber French Shell is applied on top of the plain colors, tiger eyes applied last. The cluster is diffused, the biggest tiger eye floating separated from the main body on top. Even far, a single drop of the brown Shell.