Mark Lamster | Essays

Auto-Matic Abstraction


The surrealists had "automatic" abstraction; channeled images from the subconscious. I shot these pictures out of a car window. With their zippy vertical lines, they remind me of Barney Newman. Anyway, the colors are pretty, and the surfaces look painterly in an Abstract Expressionist kind of way.


img_3173 img_3161

Posted in: Arts + Culture

Jobs | April 12