tides of the moon
Acrylic, mixed media on canvas | 2020
“Living on Water” is a series of works made during March of 2020 during Hall’s time at the Varda Artist’s Residency in Sausalito, California. Since the late ‘40s the SS Vallejo houseboat has been a meeting place for artists and intellectuals to create and be inspired. During her stay, Hall explored painting, drawing and watercolor studies referencing elements of water, reflections, circular windows and shapes found nearby. The abstract works are a continuation of the inspired landscapes that surround her.
30 x 30 inches
Signed by the artist.
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Sara Marlowe Hall
Los Angeles artist Sara Marlowe Hall's complex, textured, abstract paintings use raw pigments, plaster, and fabric to create their unique look. Her work has been featured in domino, Bon Weekender, LoQ, dwell, Vogue, Veranda, Imboldn, and VoyageLA.
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