SARA KLAR

Studio Building
Studio Interior
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Studio Location
Artwork
SWARM 84"H x 60"W x 3 1/2"D
HELIUM HEAD 84"H x 60"W x 4"D
THRUST Detail
THRUST 84"H x 60"W x 3 1/2"D
IN STUDIO
SARA
KLAR
Artist's Statement

I pour a painting.

If I comprehend the painting completely I destroy it. On the same canvas I pour a new painting. If I comprehend the painting completely I destroy it.
And so on. On the same canvas I pour a new painting...

With this methodology of execution, paint builds up.

I cut into it with razors, whittle it, fold it, peel it away. The surface becomes a terrain of jagged edges, crevices and piles of sculpted matter that shape an encoded narrative.

For completion, duration, ineffability must remain.

Bio/Resume

Sara Klar was born in Far Rockaway, New York into an orthodox Jewish family of Eastern European heritage.

Klar broke with her culture, moved into lower Manhattan and art ...

www.saraklar.com