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Ron Throop, “I Love You More Than Madness More Than Dreams Upon the Sea,” 2013, Acrylic on Panelboard, 64 X 48″
Abstract wonder worlds, billowing anthropomorphic forms of saturated hues, staccato brushstrokes and sweeping strides build topographic layers that undulate with the passing time. Entrancing by its vast expansiveness, its a conundrum how such disparate parts of line, color and form coalesce into a meditative atmosphere. The moment of solidarity between body and soul comes suddenly—upon examining Ron Throop’s cacophonous canvases, poetic moments of clarity emerge from the vortex of paint. “I love you more than dreams upon the sea.” Words become thoughts, ideas unroll poetry as Throop’s mind takes center stage in a world all his own. Throop’s world is one that masters our attention through the flick of his wrist and the slip of his tongue. His paintings speak.
With a bold imagination and a wonderful way with words…
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