Strictly speaking, the word Abstraction means to separate or withdraw something from something else. The term can be applied to art that is based on an object, figure or landscape, where forms have been simplified.
In the many discussions of the Hypnagogic Abstraction which have taken place comparatively little attention has been given to hypnagogic phenomena, although they would seem to throw much light on the problems of the dream.
The basic premise of abstraction – incidentally, a key issue of aesthetics – is that the formal qualities of a painting (or sculpture) are just as important (if not more so) than its representational qualities.
Neo Abstract Expressionism is a newer form of Abstract expressionism. Abstract expressionism is a post–World War II art movement developed in New York in the 1940s.
“Estelle loves to paint Neo Abstract Expressionism emotional pieces, that beckon the inner part of ourselves. She believes longing and desires that we hold are just under the surface can be released easily using abstraction. It is not what is seen in art but in ourselves, that is art’s greatest gift.” New Abstract Expressionism Estelle …