art by Arlene Kim Suda

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week 27: white painting

Posted on July 8, 2012 by aks

I did them to see how far you can push an object and yet it still means something.

– Robert Rauschenberg on his White Painting, 1951

72 in. x 108 in. (182.88 cm x 274.32 cm)
© Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Source: http://www.sfmoma.org/explore/collection/artwork/25855#ixzz20GK815p9


No new drawings for this week…

…but inspired by Rauschenberg’s White Painting, here are images made from a single sheet of white paper, a camera and late morning western light on a summer day.

white paper, 10 x 10 inches

 

white paper, 10 x 10 inches

 

white paper, 10 x 10 inches

 

white paper, 10 x 10 inches

 

White (after Vitesse), pencil on paper, 10 x 10 inches

 

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