Zebra stripes, oil, enamel and acrylic on canvas, 120 x 120 x 3 cm
Zebra stripes, they move and shift like rippling grass. Where does one start, where does one end? Monochrome tones and golden grass, a flash of light, a glittering eye. Curious, black and white zebra stripes.
Inspired by Zebra stripes and a black and white monochrome palette, Zebra stripes is a contemporary artwork with lots of texture and depth. The oil paint is applied thickly and the painting has ruts and knife marks in the paint. A strong, contemporary red background lifts the monochrome creating a modern vibe. Splashed and dripped paint suggest the zebra in the grass and gold paint catches and reflects light adding depth and intrigue. The boxed edges are painted black. Zebra stripes is ready to hang.