August 30 – September 12, 2016
Michael Polomik builds atmosphere and narrative through the use of the diagram. His figures live within a landscape containing repetitive fragments that deconstruct, conjoin, and provide directional cues. The end goal in his work is to create a romanticized environment that incorporates patterning and diagrammatic markings, as though analyzed by the eye. For Polomik, this image glorifies the process of understanding our world based upon studying and experiencing it; processes in which he finds provide both wonder and contentment.
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Image: Michael Polomik, Guardian, Oil on panel, 12in x 16in, 2016