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Jonathan Rich @ Mad Oyster

Jonathan Rich

Charcoal and pastel drawings

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art by somerville artist Jonathan  Rich titled  from The Fire Drawings
from The Fire Drawings pastel and charcoal 14" x 11"
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Artist's Statement

I have focused on freehand drawings in charcoal and pastels for thirteen years now. It's an extraordinarily fragile medium. I think about that a lot.  A year ago, shocked by photographs I had seen of fires in Australia, I started a series that I'm just calling The Fire Drawings.  They are entirely abstract, but I have named them to honor animals and plants now endangered bacause of those fires.

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