Danae Falliers

2016 *new* Desert

Desert15
Desert14
Desert16

Albums and LIbraries

Library9
Library18
Library56
Library20 (Cicero)
Library46 (Mathematics)
Library66
Library70
Library17
Album14
Album11

City

Tilt-O-Whirl
Tilt-a-Whirl2

Desert

West14
DesertSeaDiptych
Desert16
Desert16-1
Desert17
Desert10b
Desert13
West1

Great Plains

Greatplains28
Greatplains32
Greatplains34
Greatplains36
Greatplains38
Greatplains4
Greatplains5

High Desert

Highdesert3
Highdesert6
Highdesert7
Highdesert5
Highdesert1
Highdesert2

Material

Material3
Material5
Material1
Material2

Metal Sample

Prints on metal – sample

Native Land

Hopi1
Navajo2
Navajo1
Ganado1

Night Street

LA Night1
LA Night2
NYStreet2
NYStreet4
NYStreet5
NYStreet3
Las Vegas4
Las Vegas3

Prairie

Prairie16
Prairie16
Prairie14
Prairie15
Prairie1
Prairie3
Prairie5
Prairie1b
Prairie2b
Prairie3b

Sea

Zuma3
NWSea 2
NWSea4
NWSea5
NWSea6
Zuma1
Zuma2
Zuma3
Zuma4
SoCalSea1

Sky

Sky5
Sky7
Sky11
Sky Grouping
Sky10
Sky4

Street

Pico 5
Pico 6
Colfax1
Colfax2
LasVegasBlvd1
Broadway3
Broadway1
BroadwayPair2
Pico 4, 5, 6
Pico 4

The Same River Twice

River3
River4
River2 (Pecos)
River1

Wildflowers

Wildflower35
Wildflower36
Wildflower37
Wildflower39
Wildflower40
Wildflower41
Wildflower40
Wildflowers48
Wildflowers49
Wildflowers51
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Danae Falliers is an artist, designer and teacher who loves color and uses it to create her bold abstract artwork which exemplifies the tension between photography and drawing; fast and still; and abstract and representational.

I’m interested in the borderline between photography and drawing; moving and still; pop and traditional; handmade and fabricated; color and material: psychological and spiritual; fixed and limitless; abstract and representational; potentiality and stasis.

My work is about the American landscape. I am intrigued by ideas of transience, transcendence, permanence, and memory. The images are reductive, highly manipulated, and abstracted. I explore the evolution of the perceived landscape, created in part by the pervasive acceleration of images – which has exponentially intensified, and dulled, our cognitive understanding of our environments. I believe that the sublime is still possible – and that it is still recognizable.

These images are fabrications, dreams, fantasies and memories of an idealized landscape. They are highly composited and manipulated and are impossible to experience or recreate. They can be read traditionally or conceptually.

I think of my current work as photographic / drawing. It is a hybrid technique that I have developed over time in the studio. In process it is rhythmic, repetitive and exacting. My printmaking process is collaborative with master printers. All my pieces are archival pigment prints, in very limited editions. The prints are lush and read like painting.

One of the newest series, STREET consists of condensing the imagery shot while being driven down major streets in New York City, Los Angeles and Las Vegas (Broadway, Fifth Avenue, Pico Blvd and Las Vegas Blvd)

And an ongoing love and interest for the artist is working with books and record albums. Be sure to see the series of Libraries on the website.

Native Land Series

Street Series