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Georgina Hunt

 (1922 - 2012)
Georgina Hunt was active/lived in New York / England.  Georgina Hunt is known for large-scale spray gun canvas painting, abstraction, figurative.

Biography   Georgina Hunt

Following is the obituary of Georgina Hunt, from the Guardian, London, Web, 14 May 2012.

The most important influence upon the artistic career of Georgina Hunt was working in New York from 1970 until 1972. She found studio space in Manhattan and met the stars of the east coast art scene, most pertinently Jules Olitski. Olitski at this stage was painting with a spray gun, covering canvases with evanescent veils of colour. The technique was exactly right for Hunt, who has died aged 89.

The canvases, usually 8ft square, that she painted from then on were expressions of cosmic depths, their subtly modulating drifts of colour composed of tiny grains of acrylic. The critic William Packer described them as "rich in the mysteri   ...  Displaying 750 of 4065 characters.

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