• Chinatown Alley

    4 days ago - By Raymond Logan

    6"x4" oil on panel ••• (As promised, here is the second piece from my email twofer.) I have yet to paint a larger version of the above piece. That was a tough little piece to paint. Not because of how much stuff is represented in its small borders. Rather, it was a hard piece because of the hundreds of decisions of what to omit or transform to make the piece work. Chinatown alleys can be insanely busy environments. This one is amazingly tame-and wide-in comparison to the "ordinary" alley in Chinatown and yet there is still way too much going on in it. • I also manipulate the heck out of...
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