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Color Study
Original software and original video projected onto painting on wall
2009

Exhibited as part of the group exhibition (In)Tangible at Taller Boricua
Curated by Fernando Salicrup and Christine Licata
New York, NY
November 2009

Technological advancements throughout history have given artists everincreasing color choices. Ancient cave paintings use only a few earth tones. Blue pigment was prohibitively expensive for many of Vermeer’s contemporaries. Neon colors were only made available last century, as were video monitors. Vermeer never saw a laser or a JumboTron.

I create “moving paintings” by projecting video onto paint, something which simply wasn’t possible until relatively recently. What happens when you project one color onto another color? Color Study is an exploration of this palette. Every possible combination of colors is visible (e.g., blue projected onto painted yellow, and yellow projected onto painted blue).



Click here to read my March 2008 proposal for this work.