ORGANIC GEOMETRICS BY JOSH SPERLING

by Ariadna Zierold

josh sperling, colorful, geometric, organic, lines, hues, pattern, plywood, painting, bold, bright, color, brooklyn, new york, upper playground

Josh Sperling was born in 1984 in Oneonta, New York is a young contemporary artist currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Sperling’s works on canvas waver between wall sculptures and paintings. Building layered plywood structures by hand, the artist stretches canvas over these forms to create a subtle relief.

josh sperling, colorful, geometric, organic, lines, hues, pattern, plywood, painting, bold, bright, color, brooklyn, new york, upper playground

The structures range from angular and geometric to organic reminiscent of fibers and cells. Light and shadow interact with the facets of the pieces, creating an enhanced illusion of depth. Adding to this, Sperling uses bold, monochromatic hues that play with bright contrast and unexpected color combinations that appeal and delight the visual senses. 

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