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acrylic paint

A type of latex paint made from acrylic resins; also called acrylic latex paint.
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Acrylic painting lends itself well to bold, hard-edged, flat images.
The exhibition includes 15 acrylic paintings by Toledo and over 12 sculptures by Smoldyreva.
Mike Filippello's acrylic paintings of one-dimensional countryside homes and lakeside views are clearly inspired by his hometown of Canandaigua, NY.
Transcribing these images into acrylic paintings on panels of Celotex--a compressed paper pulp used in the manufacture of ceiling tiles--the grisaille pictures reproduce the smudgy, pulpy, slightly out-of-focus character of their sources, and are twice-distanced from the "reality" indexed therein.
Panter's recent show at Dunn and Brown Contemporary included acrylic paintings on canvas, works on paper, and one recently published book.
Excellent examples of acrylic paintings by different artists illustrate diverse possibilities, and each theme includes one step-by step demonstration by one of the artists.
Delia Brown's recent show, her first at Margo Leavin, comprised thirty-six drawings, watercolors, and oil and acrylic paintings (all 2001) depicting the intertwined lives of a young woman and her mother.
In his first solo show in Los Angeles, Eric Niebuhr (no relation to theologian Reinhold Niebuhr) offered acrylic paintings (all 2001 that don't let us off so easily.
Large-format acrylic paintings meet tableaux vivants; graphic picture stories meet sculpturally interpreted icons of the everyday.
Beatriz Milhazes's acrylic paintings have the surging, breathtaking rhythm of a good fireworks display.
Only after asserting these principles of incompletion, movement, and immediacy did the artist offer two early works--both called Composition Geometrique, 1968 and 1970--in gray, black, and white, accompanied by a few large acrylic paintings on wood dating from the late '80s and early '90s.