About this Artwork
This painting conveys a strong sense of movement and conflict in its marks and sweeping brush marks. Stencils of common objects appear as fragmentary grids.
Werfel employs expressive, lyrical gestures that create bursts of movement and energy. Her color choices create a range of tones from the muted and serene to the vibrant and electric.
About the Artist
Gina Werfel is an American abstract painter whose work uses vivid color, lyrical gesture, and complex compositional structures to explore harmonies within visual space. Raised on Long Island, she currently lives and works near Sacramento, California, where she is a Professor of Art at the University of California, Davis.