Nov 17, 2015




Scott Olson

(American, b. 1976)

Oil, egg tempera, wax and marble dust ground on panel

Unframed: 49.5 x 51.7 cm (19 1/2 x 20 3/8 in.)

Gift of David Hoberman 2014.702

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Olson builds frames for each of his paintings in his studio, sourced from local wood.


An artist based in nearby Kent, Ohio, Olson creates abstract paintings with meticulous attention to material and process. Made by staining, sanding, and polishing varied layers of oil paint, egg tempera, wax, and marble dust, Untitled yields surface effects that are strikingly complex.

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