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SAM THORP
Brackenridge, Pennsylvania - United States


, Gentrification, Figurative, $158
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, Clark, Figurative, $158
, Fixture, Figurative, $158
, Thinking Of You, Figurative, $158
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, The Kubrick Stare, Figurative, $158
, Compass, Figurative, $158

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Artist Statement

My art is a way of communicating the resolving of the conflicts that occurs in all our lives. Whether it is a confrontation with another, struggle against the world, or a clash against ourselves; the figurative imagery represents the conflict as it is worked out on paper or canvas. When my work is going well I feel a sense of power and rhythm from the action of drawing, of moving through space with minimal effort and obstruction. No distraction just on to the next move. Much like mastering Tai Chi or some other martial art. I am constantly searching for the right pose to convey the right body language. I want a certain amount of challenge to the forms, negative space and contour. I try to use colors that have vibrancy. The most important element for me is gesture it is the movement of the line I enjoy most. ...

Original Artworks (15)

Sam Thorp, Gentrification, 2015, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2015
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Clark, 2014, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2014
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Fixture, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Male Red, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Thinking of You, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, The Kubrick Stare, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
8 x 10 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Compass, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
5 x 7 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Lauren, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
5 x 7 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Transform, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Get Real, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Spirit Animal, 2013, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2013
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Maxwell Gurth, 2012, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2012
6 x 4 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Ivanna Traylor, 2012, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2012
6 x 4 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Man Bear Pit, 2012, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2012
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sam Thorp, Topless Tuesday, 2012, Original Watercolor,    inches
Sam Thorp
Original Watercolor, 2012
7 x 5 x 0.1 inches (W x H x D)
United States