Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez

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    Portrait of Caesar Chavez (2006) by Lisa Kokin. Mixed media buttonwork. States the artist: "My work has always had an obsessive quality and this body of work is no exception. Every button is stitched to its neighbor to form a low-tech pixilated composition. Up close each piece is an abstract mélange of colors and shapes; the further back one stands the more decipherable the image becomes. This interplay between abstraction and representation is a source of interest to me. It is as though I am painting with buttons, building my palette as I go along. adding and subtracting until the interplay of colors and forms coalesces into a coherent image." Dimensions: 32" x 22.5' x 1".
    Code: 03ART658
    Price: $17,000.00