SOLAR FLARES


In Solar Flares, Wayne introduces the compositional device of placing one field within another. This would characterize much of her work in lithography over the next five years. The scale of both fields is deliberately ambiguous - probably vast and immeasurable, yet possibly microscopic - and the boundaries between what we assume are separate planes are deliberately breached.


Waye concentrated on capturing the fugitive color of yellow ink and found that she could hold it only by introducing other colors round it. As a result of her experiments, she almost completely avoided yellow in her next porfolio of cosmic images.




Solar Refraction


YEAR: 1982 SIZE: 17.25 X 17 SIGNED: LR W/IN IMAGE TITLED: LR W/IN IMAGE ON WAYNE'S RIVES WITH TAMSTONE WATERMARK AND ARTIST'S AND PRINTER'S CHOP


"I was dealing with the way color breaks into refraction. I have never seen such a thing in a solar flare. Maybe it exists, but, you know, I don't sit around here looking at solar flares. I only know about them from photos."



Please contact the Collection to inquire

next item > >

ALL IMAGES AND SITE CONTENT © JUNE WAYNE
Please direct all inquiries to The June Wayne Collection - Ph: 323-463-2777
Email: webmaster@hollywoodwebs.com


Powered by Hollywood Webs