Welcome, visitor! [ Register | Loginrss  |  tw

Nathaniel Russell’s Paintings Are Cosmic Poems

| Art and design | January 19, 2013

Nathaniel Russell Paintings Cosmic

Nathaniel Russell‘s paintings and drawings as well as his sculptures, murals, fake books, prints and whatever else you care to mention have a lightness to them, a sense of cosmic poetry. His work is fun, sincere, makes you feel connected, wants you to seize the day, feel better about yourself and those around you.

I always think its a particularly American attribute, this ability to create a sense of connection, that we Europeans can’t manage. Perhaps it’s our innate cynicism that prevents us from embracing this view of the World. How tragic. We have much to learn on this side of the pond.

In Russell we get a stream of conciousness, an illustrative guide to a more centred view of the world, a more harmonious relationship with our environment. His work, often accompanied by words and phrases, explores thought and the universe, space and people’s place in it, his strange characters and mantras continually referencing our collective subconscious.

 

Nathaniel Russell’s Paintings Are Cosmic Poems was last modified: December 3rd, 2013 by moray mair

  

452 total views, 2 today

  

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

search our blog

tumble with us

we now have a tumblr for art and ephemera so check it out, follow us, or submit your work to it, we'd be delighted to have you onboard

submissions to our blog

we're always delighted to publish your work in our blog. So If you want your art seen by thousands of people then go to our submissions page to get more info

go on you know you like us

eat our feed

media partner

we're delighted to be the media partner of the Asian Women Photographer's Showcase as part of the 2014 OBSCURA Festival held in Penang Island from the 15th - 20th August 2014