Selected works by Julia Goldman

Julia Goldman
Girl 3

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Swimmers 2

2010

Oil on canvas

89 x 79 cm
Julia Goldman
Girl 5

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Girl 9

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Girl 10

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Girl 15

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Girl 22

2009

Oil on canvas

35.6 x 30.5 cm
Julia Goldman
Swimmers

2009

Oil on canvas

117 x 76.2 cm

Articles

JULIA GOLDMAN “GIRLS”
2009, Julia Goldman

"My imagination is limited and my ideas are vague. But I want to make paintings that are thorough - brought to a finish (and hopefully a finish that resonates with experience, that reveals the contradictory and unsettling nature and complexity of the commonplace). I think any subject is potentially unsettling, but I choose familiar ones (my face, my clothes, the stuff in my studio) because I can evaluate them easily. They are legible. I have studied them, and I know what I do and don't like about them. I can transform them, dissect them, simplify them, and destroy them with confidence. They provide criteria for proceeding with a painting, and that criteria is based on years of observation and consideration. This is the best way I know."

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Source: nyartbeat.com