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Lindsay Walt
Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood: Dumbo



ARTIST STATEMENT: Over time, I’ve come to understand the thread that binds my work is thinking through material. In recent oil and watercolor paintings from the Constellation series, fields of luminous color merge with delicate patterns of stars and webs to depict a floating sensorial space. Fluid paint, hand and breath work in tandem to serve as a meditation on the passage of time. In my studio, to recast a mantra, “out of paint grows a flower.” Ideas begin first with watercolor on paper where flows of liquid paint force spontaneous decisions and quick moves. Gravity helps, too, where resulting colored starbursts record gesture stopped. Working with oil is a slower process. Image is revealed by layering, erasing, and rebuilding. The atmospheric grounds of the paintings generate a denser more immersive space where visual dualities coexist: delicate line/hovering mass, stillness/gesture, cool blue/warm red transforms the physical to describe the ephemeral. In the end, I make paintings I want to look at. To shift the border from what is known to a kind of gossamer state of being.
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  • Touch down
    2016
    oil on canvas
    48 x 40"
    The painting is from the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color merge with delicate patterns of stars and webs to depict a floating sensorial space.

  • A Wanderer
    2016
    oil on canvas
    52 x 59"
    The painting is from the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color merge with delicate patterns of stars and webs to depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Three Chords and the Truth
    2015
    oil on canvas
    40 x 40"
    The painting is from the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color merge with delicate patterns of stars and webs to depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Walking Backwards
    2016
    oil on canvas
    36 x 24"
    The painting is from the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color merge with delicate patterns of stars and webs to depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 6
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Sunspot
    2016
    oil on canvas
    30 x 24"
    This oil painting is part of the Constellation series.

  • Constellation
    2016
    oil on canvas
    variable
    This is a grouping of paintings from the Constellation series. Each "star" informs the other.

  • Constellation (Bedazzled)
    2016
    oil on canvas
    10 x 8"
    One of the "stars" in the Constellation series.

  • Mercury Rising
    2016
    oil on canvas
    7 x 5"
    This "star" is part of the Constellation series.

  • Burst 8
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 7
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 5
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 1
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 2
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 3
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Burst 4
    2016
    watercolor on paper
    30 x 22-1/2"
    This watercolor is part of the Constellation series, where fields of luminous color depict a floating sensorial space.

  • Freefall
    2015
    oil on canvas
    60 x 48"

  • Half the Sky
    2015
    oil on canvas
    60 x 48"

  • Glimse
    2015
    watercolor on paper
    28 x 24"

  • Half the World
    2015
    oil on canvas
    60 x 48"
 








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