• Minimalist Paintings by Prudence Flint Emphasize the ‘Emotional Weight' of Womanhood

    6 monthes ago - By Colossal

    “The Visit” (2016), oil on linen, 122 x 102 cm. All images © Prudence Flint
    Focusing heavily on the female figure, painter Prudence Flint combines pastels and flat, geometric shapes in her minimalistic works. Rarely showing their faces directly, Flint's oil paintings often portray women lying down, sitting, or performing daily tasks like showering while they look straight ahead, adding to the pieces' pensive atmospheres.
    In a recent interview with Juxtapoz , the painter expounded on why she mostly centers on women, saying she wants them “to be all things, whole, boundless, perverse, and...
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