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Joan Gibbons

 (born 1929)
Joan Gibbons is active/lives in New Mexico.  Joan Gibbons is known for abstract landscape, adobe structure.

Biography   Joan Gibbons

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"My strength as an artist," Joan Gibbons says, "lies in my ability to capture the unique feeling of light and shadow indigenous to the Southwest. Not only does this light glow from my surface exaggeration of color and values, but because I incorporate my under painting color in the finished work. By allowing little areas of this 'show-through' color to remain throughout the canvas, I achieve a feeling of glow and unity."

"Shadows are what initially draw me to a subject. Into these transparent shadow forms I manipulate subtle color variations. The juxtaposition of color sets up a vibration that enhances my impressionistic approach. Strong abstract design is the foundation of m   ...  Displaying 750 of 2010 characters.

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