brigitte brüggemann studio

40 El Gusano Drive 
Ilfeld, NM 87538

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Paintings

organic lyrical abstractions inspired by nature

My canvases make reference to places in nature; a forest, 
a garden, a tree, evoking a keen awareness of cyclical growth and decay, spontaneity and restraint, I strive to make visible the invisible:
With gestural brushwork, drawing into fields of vibrant color, I want to pull the viewer into rich, lush surfaces, dynamic lyrical organic forms. My own movement and marks on the canvas suggest that of a branch moving in the wind, a dance of life, reflections of light on the river flowing by my house:  a joyful celebration of life.

Passages of pure painting, impasto or glazes, offer themselves as touchstones for another reality - glimpses of 
"What is behind it All”

 

Album Pages a series of four paintings 14x14" each inspired by light reflecting on water

 special offer for all 4 $2000

"Early Light" 60x40" $5800

inspired by an early morning walk - a wobbly walk in the river - a more representational painting ,

a departure from my usual abstractions of an idea,

the idea of light and water in this case. 

A word about diptychs : first  I love them because it allows me to make a larger panel without having to move a huge panel - it fits into my car.... second I like the design idea of a grid type

 - I have done grids up to 12 panels, it creates a special look that is different from one large painting, it is also a challenge formally - each panel has to "stand on its own" in composition but also must relate to the panels next to it formally ( line color form and composition) - I love a challenge.....

Crow's Message" diptych  35hx22w each panel

in studio $3500

"Come into my Garden" diptych  ea panel 18x18" 

for the two $1700

Mirage 48x42_

oil on canvas this painting works also horizontally and then becomes more abstract in studio $4800