abstraction is not easy.
rather than working in representational imagery that depicts such things as everyday objects or human forms, some artists express themselves exclusively in a vocabulary of color, shape, and compositional arrangements. broadly speaking, people are used to receiving information in words or pictures that have a fairly direct and recognizable relationship to the reality in which we live....
excerpted from anne truitt: perception and reflection
via first person plural
all work © estate of anne truitt
photographs via matthew marks gallery