Sign Up

Join the Tappan family and stay connected to the art world, including invitations to exclusive events and early access to unparalleled emerging art.

High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It

Jonni Cheatwood

High Life, If You Got It

Painting

Regular price $ 5,200.00 SOLD Sale

60"x38” | Original Painting
Unframed
N/A

DESCRIPTION

Oil, acrylic, spray paint, enamel, and eucalyptus, on canvas, burlap and found fabric  | 2017

Jonni Cheatwood’s paintings describe the broad visual ideas stemming from still life, abstraction and minimalism. The graffiti-like scribbles, scratches and primitive colors of Cheatwood’s work is the controlled chaotic work of an erudite, expressionist.

“Process is everything for me as a painter. There has always been this game going on in my practice of balancing negative space and structure, which I love. I tend to use differing fabrics that I sew together to allow my paintings take a breath when they need to. I try to include everything I can within a canvas without overwhelming myself, as well as the viewer. For these works, I focused on the interaction with the viewer of the painting, as I want my audience feel involved. For example, when I write something within a canvas, make a mark, use a color, sew, or let my work roll around my studio floor, I'm interacting. I'm trying to convey an honesty by showing you the bones of this painting, as well as my process, and not just what's on the surface.”

DIMENSIONS

60 x 38 inches

AUTHENTICATION

Signed by the artist.

The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan

SHIPPING

Work ships in 5 - 7 business days.

"The idea that I get to create something new everyday is motivation enough for me."- Cheatwood

SHARE

ASK A QUESTION

FRAMING & MOUNTING

SHIPPING & RETURNS

About The Artist

Helps Skin Retain Moisture Needed Helps Skin Retain Moisture Needed
Helps Skin Retain Moisture Needed
Regular price $ 1,700.00 Sold
Soothing, Non-Irritating, Cleanser Ideal for Face, Hands and Body Soothing, Non-Irritating, Cleanser Ideal for Face, Hands and Body
Soothing, Non-Irritating, Cleanser Ideal for Face, Hands and Body
Regular price $ 1,700.00 Sold
Smooth Like A Prius, But Holds Like A Buick Smooth Like A Prius, But Holds Like A Buick
Smooth Like A Prius, But Holds Like A Buick
Regular price $ 9,800.00
You Know Magnum Makes Ice Cream? You Know Magnum Makes Ice Cream?
You Know Magnum Makes Ice Cream?
Regular price $ 9,800.00
Tiramisu, Tiramisu Tiramisu, Tiramisu
Tiramisu, Tiramisu
Regular price $ 9,800.00
Gotta Drop By The Dairy First Gotta Drop By The Dairy First
Gotta Drop By The Dairy First
Regular price $ 9,800.00
Basically A Roadside Romeo Basically A Roadside Romeo
Basically A Roadside Romeo
Regular price $ 7,600.00
Real Men Do the One-Two Step, Like So Real Men Do the One-Two Step, Like So
Real Men Do the One-Two Step, Like So
Regular price $ 7,600.00
Help Me, Elvis! Help Me, Elvis!
Help Me, Elvis!
Regular price $ 9,800.00
High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It
High Life, If You Got It
Regular price $ 5,200.00
Me, Myself and I…and Meg Me, Myself and I…and Meg
Me, Myself and I…and Meg
Regular price $ 9,800.00
High Thread Count, Low Word Count High Thread Count, Low Word Count
High Thread Count, Low Word Count
Regular price $ 10,200.00 Sold
They Did me Dirty They Did me Dirty
They Did me Dirty
Regular price $ 5,800.00
Gumpton Skirmish Gumpton Skirmish
Gumpton Skirmish
Regular price $ 5,500.00 Sold
That Guys a Dad! That Guys a Dad!
That Guys a Dad!
Regular price $ 5,000.00 Sold
Man, That’s a Hat…On a Hat! Man, That’s a Hat…On a Hat!
Man, That’s a Hat…On a Hat!
Regular price $ 5,000.00 Sold
Monsieur Pub Crawler Monsieur Pub Crawler
Monsieur Pub Crawler
Regular price $ 6,000.00
High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It
High Life, If You Got It
Regular price $ 5,200.00
High Life, If You Got It High Life, If You Got It
High Life, If You Got It
Regular price $ 5,200.00