Initially from the Bay Space, California, artist Lynnea Holland-Weiss is at the moment primarily based in Brooklyn, New York. Deeply knowledgeable by her background in dance and motion, Holland-Weiss’ work exemplify the worth she locations in somatic methods of processing and fascinating with the world. Her work embraces the simultaneity and interdependence of dichotomies like love/worry, sky/soil, embrace/longing, heat/chilly, and enlargement/loss. She elaborates:
“I paint people embracing, faces longing, limbs reaching and weight shifting. We’re respiration our bodies stuffed with water, love and heartache. The best way our limbs fold, or the place we maintain weight, is our muscle reminiscence tenderly telling our historical past. The figures I paint put on their hearts on their sleeves. They embrace vulnerability. They’re grieving. They’re craving. They’re flooded by their need to be held of their advanced, entire truths. They ask the identical of us, to be ripe, current and full.”
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