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Searching For Clues, 2021

Joyce Fournier

Painting : acrylic 42 x 42 x 1.5 inch

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Joyce Fournier, Searching For Clues

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'Searching For Clues' is a continuation of the Black and White story. Here, the gestural spontaneity of the work is the focus. Viewers will see the ins and outs of my experimentation using values of grey in combination with white and black to tell a deeper story. The idea is to excite the viewer with much to see, and yet the painting is spontaneous and instinctive. The work is signed on the front and continues to include the sides wrapped around the gallery stretcher bars. No framing is necessary unless desired. This painting has been created using professional acrylic paint. A thin layer of Liquitex Professional Satin Varnish has been applied to protect against UV light. This painting is ready to hang with a wire attached (For ground delivery within mainland North America) For collectors outside of North America, this painting will be sent rolled in a TUBE (removed from its stretcher bars and sent without stretcher bars) to allow for reasonably priced shipping and safe transport. Simply take the painting to any professional framer to have it re-stretched and framed if desired. Please Note: - The in situ images are for display purposes only to show the work in different interiors and/or with suggested frames if desired. Please refer to the exact size of the work provided in the description. -Any duties or taxes required at the shipping destination are the responsibility of the purchaser. Thank you for your understanding.
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Professional art gallery • Toronto, Canada

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Medium
Painting: acrylic
Dimensions cm inch
42 x 42 x 1.5 inch
Framing
Not framed
Type
Unique work
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Signature
Hand-signed by artist
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Action painting

Abstract art

Abstract expressionism

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Joyce Fournier

Joyce Fournier

Canada • Born in: 1958

Sculptors Artists

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Canadian artists

Born in Montreal, Quebec, Joyce is an internationally collected Multidisciplinary Painter and Sculptor living and working in Toronto.

While her main focus is Abstract Expressionist painting, she also has a passion for sculpting and drawing the human form for which she was academically trained.

Over the last twelve years Joyce has exhibited in solo and group shows within Canada and internationally. Featured on several occasions in American Art Collector magazine since 2009, her work is found in private and public collections in Canada, the USA, and Europe.

STATEMENT

"My paintings are Abstract Expressionist and entirely conceptual. They are bold and passionate created with conviction in response to a specific emotion or state of being. Working medium to large in size I start by randomly applying heavy bodied- Gesso to the canvas to create a geometric design. I then use this design as a template for acrylic paint application. I rarely use colour directly from the tube and prefer instead to mix my own. I feel this lends intimacy to the work. Using large brushes and / or palette knives I allow some paint to drip while scraping out various areas to reveal the under painting. My goal is to say as much as possible without having a big discussion. I want people to see what uniquely speaks to them, depending on their own situation. People see different things in my work. Movement, Colour, and Passion are words I often hear people use when they speak about my work. I have been most influenced by the great Abstract Expressionists of post World War II America. Specifically, I feel my work most resembles what one would see if Robert Motherwell, Franz Kline and Hans Hofmann had collaborated to paint something together."

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