Line and Shadow IX
Ink on Linen mounted onto Tasmanian Oak rods with acrylic ends, 100x54cm
In her charming paintings, Vivi Ooi uses the human body to express warmth and joy. A much awarded and skilled realist painting, Vivi is ale to capture the sweetness and the poignancy of the human condition. Each piece is artfully composed, with the picture plane a place where energetic tableaux are played out in the landscape. Vivi's life drawing are splendid, and she is at home with pastel as with acrylic or ink.