Margaret Smithers-Crump is active/lives in Texas / Canada. Margaret SmithersCrump is known for non-objective painting.
Biography Margaret Smithers-Crump
A Clear Choice…..
Time and change are concepts that haunt and fascinate me. I am fascinated by the endless variety of living things in motion and how they alter over time. I am haunted by the certain knowledge that this process will end with death. My work focuses on arresting or slowing down the progression of change and results in imagery appearing in a state of suspension. This approach allows ones' senses the luxury of fully exploring a unique visual experience. For me, the floating imagery I create becomes a kind of magical place; a kind of theater that creates its own rules.
I achieve this illusion of suspension by working with clear acrylic or what most people call 'plexiglas'. The translucent nature of the acrylic is a
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