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Adagio: slowly, gracefully, with ease.
After attaching folds of fabric to canvas, each painting was meticulously layered with up to fifty glazes of oil paint, often hand-rubbed in, to create a deep luminous finish. My intent was to create subtle, resonate, atmospheric moods in this work.
Adagio, the musical direction for players to perform slowly, gracefully, with ease, is the sprit in which these paintings have been created, and might also suggest an approach to experiencing them as well.