Artist Dobee Snowber presents a compelling assortment of figurative work and choices from her Pool sequence. Be taught extra by visiting her website.
I paint out of need and want. When folks ask me why I paint, I instantly reply, “It’s about connection.”
It’s a bridge to the frequent floor I share with others and a direct connection to myself. Maybe that is what all artwork is.
My work is about moments, acquainted bits and items that mix in numerous methods and make up a life.
I don’t know after I begin a chunk which second I’ll zero in on.
Over the previous few years, I’ve labored on a sequence round swimmers, swimming pools and water. The swimmers plunge into or emerge out of the water, just like the continually altering moments in any given day; the hassle to swim up and out and to breathe.
Typically they’re nameless figures clustered or alone. At different time there are faces that inform a narrative.
These figures and portraits are about entropy and the historical past they maintain. Blended in are photographs of residence and construction. Once more, a mirrored image of entropy and survival.
Regardless of what life has imposed on them, they stand sturdy.
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