Reginald Gee
"Quadrant 1 and 2"
Paintings on Paper

Item#:  503915
Price:  $1500

Item's Dimensions:16.5" x 12" each
Item's Year of Issue:  Circa 2000
Condition:  Very Good
Materials:  Oil Pastel on
Paper Grocery Bag--unframed
Country of Origin:  USA


Reginald K. Gee paintings Quadrant 1 and 2

Description: In this pair of paintings entitled "Quadrant 1 and 2" outsider artist Reginald K. Gee captures the layman's fascination with the symbolic power of scientific notation. In related works, Gee uses the elegant abbreviations of mathematics in the same way--depicting a beautiful cosmos and overlaying it with incomprehensible, but welcome, structure.

This pair consists of two individual paintings each on its own brown paper bag. Gee sometimes works on traditional supports such as canvas, but many of his works use brown grocery bags. The simple, sturdy surface takes the color well. (It also evokes happy images of children sprawling on the floor using crayons on an unfurling roll of butcher paper.) While self-taught, Reginald Gee is accomplished in his ability to construct an interesting image: Using Craypas (oil pastel sticks). Gee paints the background; he then draws on top.

Born in 1964 in Milwaukee, Reginald Gee's heritage is a combination of African-American and Native American. Gee has participated in the Outsider Art Fair (NYC), National Black Fine Arts Show and Chicago Black Art Expo. His work is currently included in a Smithsonian traveling exhibitiong entitled "In the Spirit of Martin". This work is presented unframed. (Custom framing on this double piece is available for an additional $300.)

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