These Mark Bradford Paintings are Mixed Media Masterpieces

 - Jan 7, 2012
References: & butdoesitfloat
Mark Bradford is known for his urban-infused art, made from city maps, grids, signage and iconography that is combined with a variety of innovative tools and techniques. The artist uses urban imagery from his native South Central Los Angeles neighbourhood, creating large-scale collages.

The artist is known for a multitude of artistic expressions including collages, paintings, public art, installations and videos. These canvas works are visually interesting with a playful and eclectic use of color. They are authentic, showing the artist's ethnicity, character and cultural background. The pieces are not only aesthetically stunning, but have an undeniable texture whether seen close up or from a distance.

These complex pieces are based on a powerful concept of truly urban life, with impeccable execution that is clean and seamless.