artist D.E. Aderhold walks
a fine line between figurative and abstract painting, between
artistic intentionality, experimental openness and chance.
pre-representational, emotional quality of the color is fundamental
to the mood of the image.
Dynamism is a product of dissonance. and is ?whether in the clash
of acid green and crimson or in the visual clamor of hectic
mark-making against a tranquil stain. These kinds of dissonances are
found throughout Aderhold?s work and they bring to the fore a
visual representation of his search for order in a seemingly
Through his work, Aderhold attempts to bring together those aspects of human
might seem irreconcilable. Cacophony and silence, chaos and order,
gentleness and ferocity.
his residency at the School of Visual Art New York in 2014 he has
participated in exhibitions and fairs in the United States and
Europe, he was selected for the 165th Annual Open Exhibition of the
Royal West of England in 2017 and in 2018 his work was shortlisted for
the Summer Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, London.
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