For larger works I often will paint them on the floor. This way I can more easily get around the piece and assess it as I go along. There is not necessarily a top or a bottom to the painting for much of this time. Eventually the orientation will emerge along with the rest of the painting as it resolves. The painting I'm working on in this picture is on a 48" x 48" canvas.
My work has been chosen to be featured in the Color Field Painting Collection on Saatchi Art's homepage. You can see the collection here:
Curated by Bridget Carron of Saatchi Art.
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