Shape- the use of regular squares and rectangles overlapping one another in a conformed manner creates an image of a bustling NYC street. The bustling effect comes from the intense overlapping of the shapes- it also adds the effect that the buildings are being built/put together. The darker shapes give the piece depth and from a distance, dimension.

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Shape- the use of regular squares and rectangles overlapping one another in a conformed manner creates an image of a bustling NYC street. The bustling effect comes from the intense overlapping of the shapes- it also adds the effect that the buildings are being built/put together. The darker shapes give the piece depth and from a distance, dimension.

harrietpophamtextiles: Embroidered Architecture - Prague http://zsazsabellagio.tumblr.com/

harrietpophamtextiles: Embroidered Architecture - Prague http://zsazsabellagio.tumblr.com/

Architectural drawings - vivienda rural, Reminds me of Professor Layton and the Curious Village.

Architectural drawings - vivienda rural, Reminds me of Professor Layton and the Curious Village.

'Palazzo Dario, Venice' (c.1959) by English painter & printmaker John Piper (1903-1992). Oil on canvas, 153.5 x 123 cm. via BBC

'Palazzo Dario, Venice' (c.1959) by English painter & printmaker John Piper (1903-1992). Oil on canvas, 153.5 x 123 cm. via BBC

One of a series of views along the Thames, John Virtue’s monochromatic landscape shows the dome of St Paul ’s Cathedral set against a white background. He employs various painting methods, using different tools that include brushes, rollers and spray guns.    Diane, a member of staff, said this 'stopped me in my tracks when I saw it displayed in the State Rooms lobby whilst rushing by one day.'

One of a series of views along the Thames, John Virtue’s monochromatic landscape shows the dome of St Paul ’s Cathedral set against a white background. He employs various painting methods, using different tools that include brushes, rollers and spray guns. Diane, a member of staff, said this 'stopped me in my tracks when I saw it displayed in the State Rooms lobby whilst rushing by one day.'


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Mixed-Media Architecture  with Frottage - John Piper influenced - John Piper (1903 – 1992) is considered to be one of the most significant British artists of the 20th Century

Mixed-Media Architecture with Frottage - John Piper influenced - John Piper (1903 – 1992) is considered to be one of the most significant British artists of the 20th Century

artnet Galleries: Stansfield by John Piper from Dominic Guerrini Fine Art

artnet Galleries: Stansfield by John Piper from Dominic Guerrini Fine Art

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