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Boston Maine Boxcar

Show simple item record O'Neill, Jamie 2019-04-17T13:06:25Z 2019-04-17T13:06:25Z 2012
dc.description.abstract Drawing upon memories of painting trains in his youth, O'Neill conveys the impressive scale and saturated colors in his hyper-realistic paintings. The play of company logos and graffiti pieces on canvas highlight the color relationships, and the variety of patterns, and textures found in both streamline worlds of graphic design and graffiti. O'Neill often paints seldom frequented urban areas. “There’s a certain kind of atmosphere that pervades into discarded, or out of reach places,” says O’Neill. Using an extended perspective and without figures, he creates his own hyper-reality. O’Neill’s deep knowledge of his subject and acute attention to detail bring these paintings to life, evoking a sense of awe and passion. Further information is available on the artist's website.
dc.rights Image ( if available) reproduced with permission. All rights reserved. en_US
dc.source Image ( if available) derived from original artwork owned by the McIninch Art Gallery, Southern New Hampshire University. en_US
dc.subject.other Acrylic on Canvas
dc.subject.other Painting
dc.subject.other Train, Urban landscapes
dc.title Boston Maine Boxcar en_US
dc.type Image en_US
dc.identifier.accession 2012.08
dc.accrualMethod Purchase supported by the Office of president LeBlanc

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