Oil Painting: Christine Lafuente's Oils: Exploration of Color and Form

6 Mar 2008

In the April 2008 issue of American Artist, we discussed how Christine Lafuente's still lifes and plein air landscapes are oriented toward achieving a color harmony that captures the play of light across the forms. In this online exclusive gallery, we offer more examples of her technique.

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Trees, Early Spring
Morning

2007, oil on mounted
linen, 5 x 7. All artwork
this gallery courtesy
Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, Delaware.
Hudson River With
Low Lying Clouds

Oil on linen, 18 x 24.
Teacups, Pigments
and Gladiolas

Oil on linen, 16 x 20.

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Two Trees, Winter
Afternoon

Oil, 20 x 24.
Fig, Jam and Camera
2004, oil on linen, 14 x 18.
Open Cake Box
2004, oil, 10 x 10.

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Pigments and
Clock

2004, oil, 12 x 12.



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sally elya wrote
on 13 Feb 2008 7:17 PM
I would like more information on Christine LaFuente. Where is she located? and does she teach or have workshops. I think her work is fantastic!!!! Sally Elya
Maggie wrote
on 26 Apr 2008 2:04 AM
Is Christine or Frances teaching seminars or workshops in the NY area?
Teri wrote
on 27 Jun 2008 3:52 PM
Her studio is in Brooklyn, NY and she has paintings in galleries in NYC (Frost and Reed) and Philadelphia. She also teaches at Pratt in NYC and some private sessions.