Shape- the use of regular squares and rectangles overlapping one another in a conformed manner creates an image of a bustling NYC street. The bustling effect comes from the intense overlapping of the shapes- it also adds the effect that the buildings are being built/put together. The darker shapes give the piece depth and from a distance, dimension.
by zitronenradio, oil on canvas - fascinating, how a simple twist of palette can make an image do haunting-I like the solid balck background, makes the hands stand out. Also the tones and colours of the skin, blue tint adds coldness