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Jerry Cajko

 (born 1941)
Jerry Cajko is active/lives in New Mexico.  Jerry Cajko is known for town-landscape adobe view painting.

Jerry Cajko

Jerry Cajko finds subjects for his oil paintings in almost any scene -- architecture, landscapes, still life, the way a person sits or stands.  He then uses color, his most potent tool, to dissolve the subject into irregular shapes, in multiple pastel tones. "Color," he says, "is my clue -- bold or subdued khaki, mauve, or brilliant white. Once involved with the subject, the strokes and colors interplay, forming my impression -- an impression of a reality."  For example, Cajko personalizes the buildings that he paints by using unpredictable hues, disappearing corners, hidden structures, and intriguing shadows to gently draw the viewer toward an entrance. It's what's inside --mystique, character," he explains. "It's a gre  ...  Displaying 750 of 2996 characters.

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About  Jerry Cajko

Born:  1941
Known for:  town-landscape adobe view painting