Koen Delaere

Edition Review

  • Koen Delaere, Brooklyn Waterfront Suite (Blue, Green, Solferino and Violet) (2015)

  • Suite of four etchings and aquatints, 37 1/2 x 28 inches each. Edition of 50. Printed by Burnet Editions, New York. Published by RH Contemporary Art, New York. $1,200.

Process is what drives Koen Delaere. Early in his career, he found that making painting on his hands and studio floor was more rewarding than the image on the canvas. He habitually submits himself to rules as obstacles to overcome, so his adoption of printmaking—which incessantly demonstrates how limitation can breed creativity—seems natural.

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