John Brown: Purified Paintings

Profile of work by Toronto painter John Brown whose work is on view at Wilde Gallery in Berlin through June 18, 2011.  The press release notes: "[Brown's] process is immensely labour-intensive: a single work can take years to complete. The solitary act of applying paint, building imagery and then aggressively reducing the piece back down to its core, only to begin again..."

[Editor's note the link above is to the english translation of the German via Google Translate.  The link to the original German post is ]