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Walter Fydryck

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  • 20140622194014-discontent_in_paradise
  • 20140622194758-double_wish
  • 20140622194941-extensive_meditation
  • 20140622195336-night_arrivals
  • 20140622200508-solar_flare_influence
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  • 20140622202552-surveilance
  • 20140622202750-ready_on_the_right
  • 20140622202949-sit_back_and_let_em_go
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  • 20151005161508-cold_shoulderwalterf
  • 20151005163402-a_leg_to_stand_on
  • 20151005163505-searching_for_a_green_lawn
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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:

Nov, 2015 4 Long Years! Celebrate the Anniversary! Art, Poetry, Music!
Lost Artists Chicago
Oct, 2015 Lost Artists SHOW_Chicago Artists Month_CELEBRATION!
Lost Artists Chicago
Sep, 2015 Wanderlust
Lost Artists Chicago
Sep, 2015 Wanderlust
Lost Artists Chicago
Aug, 2015 Lost Artists & Summer Song
Lost Artists Chicago
Jul, 2015 Twanging! in MidSummer
Lost Artists Chicago
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