Deborah Brown is active/lives in New York. Deborah Brown is known for abstract painting.
Biography Deborah Brown
Deborah Brown is taking part in what has been interpreted as a resurgence of abstraction, but is in fact a pair of popular mainstreams traveling side by side. The pure abstractionists keep to the relatively safe waters of inventive ebullience, while Brown and company brave the rapids of recognizable subject matter, while holding fast to the same improvisational attitude that marks abstraction's timeless appeal. It seems obvious to me that the latter stream is the more difficult to navigate, especially for artists today who seem so reluctant to cross into the waters of unguarded sentiment." - Art Critic Peter Malone in Hyperallergic
Brown begins her paintings with archival exploration, studiously mining images from art history, mytho
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