It Is Raining, It Is Pouring………..enter……. Gregory Thiekler

Gregory Thiekler has a passion for the interaction of the combination of roads, cars and rain.

“My most recent paintings and drawings explore the sensation of seeing from a car while driving through the rain. I am fascinated with the constantly changing, yet particular landscapes seen from the car and also the way that the water on the windshield interacts with that landscape. The water creates a shifting lens for the way we see the environment- both highlights and obscures our viewing. Perspectives slip and compress, while shapes and colors merge into one another. I also work with relationships between surface and depth, between flatness and illusion. These works are born out of real experience and have a close relationship with the medium of painting- its fluidity, transparency, and capacity for layering, mixing, and blending.”

Gregory Thiekler

This selection is a teaser for a more in depth look at the work of Gregory Thiekler

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