2015 » Chance 002

K.J. Schumacher

June 2015
Oil, acrylic, and spray paint on canvas
48'' x 36'' (122cm x 91cm)

This piece and others like it come from an ongoing series of chance-based works created by selecting mark types at random. This generative methodology serves as an alternative way to approach “found” marks in my practice. The sequence below records the process for this painting.

Over taped-edges with geometric lines, two closed shapes, and a smudge…eight steps from spray paint to the ring of a can

1-Spray paint
2-Paint around a block
3-Transfer a brushstroke
4-Paint around a block
5-closed shape
6-Spray paint
7-Paint around a block
8-Can ring