Modernist New Mexico Still Life

John Ernest Rise

Modernist New Mexico Still Life, Drawings by John Ernest Rise
  • Rise pastel
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  • pastel still life
Savvy Price $850.00
Gallery Price $1,200.00
Title
Modernist New Mexico Still Life
Artist
John Ernest Rise
Medium
Pastel on paper
Image size
21 3/4" height X 20 1/2" width
Frame
Single PH balanced mat, regular glass, brushed silver metal molding
Frame size
31 1/4" height X 29 3/4" width
Signed
"J.E. Rise 1 . 80" at viewer's lower left
Date of creation
1980
Condition
Excellent, conservation matted and framed
Provenance
CNC
About The Modernist New Mexico Still Life

Rise moved from German expressionism to fractured planar disection.  Later in his career the artist's devotion to trompe- l'oeil employing oil paint became legend.

About John Ernest Rise

(Born 1954) Rise grew up largely living in Albuquerque, NM. Earned his BFA in Painting and Drawing from Arizona State University as well as a MA from the University of New Mexico in 1977.  The artist achieved his MFA in Painting and Drawing back at the University of New Mexico.  Since 2005 he has taught drawing at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

One of Rise's drawings was featured on the cover of the publication Drawing (summer issue 2014), which was accompanied by a corresponding feature article titled "Finding Meaning in the Manmade".

The artist's current work is on view at his website www.JohnRise.com

Cultures

USA

Medium

Drawings

Subject

Floral Still Life

Keywords

John Ernest Rise, Rise pastel, John Rise, pastel still life