• Chaotic Swarms of Flowers and Birds Inhabit New Paintings by Collin van der Sluijs

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    “The last party” (2018), Acrylics, ink and spray paint on canvas, 54 x 70 inches
    In his latest solo exhibition, No Concessions , Collin van der Sluijs combined acrylic, ink, and spray paint to produce dreamlike portraits of invented characters who each interact with chaotic elements of nature. A skeleton wearing a small brimmed hat extends a hand to a pair of airborne birds, while a mass of flowers and vines consume the head of a suited figure like a locust swarm. Chaos is also seen in the works without human subjects, such as his work Spring which showcases two rabbits dueling over a...
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