Native Playground #22
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Native Playground 22
 

Artist:  Rosanna Saccoccio

Title:  "Native Playground #22"

Medium:  Painting - Mixed-Media

Size:  80" x 30"

Year Installed:  1987

Venue:  Mass Transit Division

 

Description

In this large acrylic on canvas painting, artist Rosanna Saccoccio used a technique of extruding paint from a container to draw directly onto a predetermined area of the composition to create a design, in this case the cross symbol within the diamond shape and the X form. In addition, the extruded paint provided textural variation to the surface of the work. This artwork is installed at the Mass Transit Administration Building.

 

Artist Statement

"This is a work of a non-objective statement in high intensity of colors influenced by African and American Indian art."