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Walter Fydryck

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Birth year

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School of Chicago Art Institute
American Academy of Art

Representing galleries

painting, drawing



    I am presenting birds in a different manner. I am presenting women in a different manner. Combining women with birds in unexpected situations sets up a tension that is otherwise unforeseen. Without establishing a relationship between bird and woman, an isolation exists that supports a strange mood. This isolation is heightened by graphic sensibilities.

    An acrylic wash is brushed on BFK Reeves paper and after delineating imagery with a grease pencil, applied color pencil and soft pastel are rubbed into the wash. Repeated rubbings result in rich color while minimal rubbing accentuates the exressive wash. The result is a layered transparency.

Statement (War Birds)

    War Birds. Peace Birds. They intensify the mood set forth within the drawing. When the birds become military icons, they accentuate the mind set of the person involved, and doing so, portray the women as Femmes Fatales. Birds of prey become the dominant feature. Warring intentions are emphasized in an off beat manner, without showing actual violence, but having terror implications.

Same technique as above. Statement supports drawings 8, 9, and 10.



Recent Exhibits

Walter Fydryck participated in these exhibits:

Aug, 2015 Lost Artists & Summer Song
Lost Artists Chicago
Jul, 2015 Twanging! in MidSummer
Lost Artists Chicago
Jun, 2015 The Lost Artists Show -June Jumpin Up
Lost Artists Chicago
Mar, 2015 Spring Forward-add music, poetry and art! mix well..
Lost Artists Chicago
Feb, 2015 3rd Annual Bridgeport Art Center Competition
Bridgeport Art Center Gallery
Feb, 2015 LOVE (hot) Lost Artists
Lost Artists Chicago
Click here to see all exhibits for Walter Fydryck
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