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Art et peinture

Celebrating Beauty and Color: Mikela Henry-Lowe

The Pieces of Me (acrylic on canvas, 47.25×47.25) by Mikela Henry-Lowe Mikela Henry-Lowe is a Jamaican artist based in London whose vibrant portraits celebrate the beauty of Black women. In this interview with Artists Magazine, Henry-Lowe shares her process and her passion for color. Tell us about your art education. Mikela Henry-Lowe (MHL): I learned […]

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Art et peinture

How to Speak the Language of Color

A solid understanding of hue, chroma, value, and temperature — combined with playful experimentation — translates to color fluency. By Jeanne Rosier Smith I sketched Marsh Musings (9×12) using a palette of 12 pastels. Among artists, we pastelists seem to have a special relationship with color, drawn to the medium by the seductive array of […]