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Abstract Portrait Painting

Posted by André Pillay on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, In : Paintings 
New abstract art portrait . The title ' perfume i ' updated to my Saatchi Art portfolio







This painting has been sold to a buyer in the U.S. 






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Road Trip

Posted by André Pillay on Friday, April 3, 2015, In : Prints 
Made a slideshow of some art prints from road trip series.



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New Art - Print

Posted by André Pillay on Monday, February 2, 2015, In : Prints 



- Cooling


Wanted to capture a sense of cooling and just being in the moment.
Using water as cool element over body.

Among art print in my Saatchi Art portfolio.




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Crating and Shipping Art

Posted by André Pillay on Saturday, November 29, 2014, In : Prints 










When it comes to shipping my art, I prefer crating it.

Here I constructed a custom wooden crate for protecting art during transit.

This framed digital art print was shipped to a collector in the U.S.






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Paint-Skin

Posted by André Pillay on Saturday, August 2, 2014, In : Paintings 





This is the amount of unused acrylic paint that collects on my paint palette. I refer to it as paint-skin.


So it would be a good idea to use this paint-skin as part of my abstract painting process. ( used this before ).

Recycled and re-worked  by cutting or tearing this for my artwork.

It will add interesting texture for certain style and theme of  abstract painting.




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Using Texture in My Paintings

Posted by André Pillay on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, In : Paintings 

Sometimes I enjoy experimenting with surface-texture in my paintings.  Have used plaster and clay on the canvas. These tactile qualities enhance the theme of the paintings.  

Dried paint from the painting-palette also becomes interesting paint-skins to use.   
See example of texture on my abstract painting - Relic 2 .




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