Edward del Rosario

is a painter born in St. Louis, Missouri. He studied Painting and Printmaking at University of Kansas and Rhode Island School of Design. He lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

“For the past eight years I have been using painting to explore a narrative that deals with power struggles and the aftermath of a post post-colonial world. My paintings, oil on linen and painted on an easel, consist of a cast of characters staged on minimalist color backgrounds. The cast of characters is numerous but finite and the compositions and backgrounds vary from painting to painting. The compositions are snapshots of characters engaged in some ambiguous comedic or dramatic scene drawn from the narrative. The scenes often redefine the narrative, and over the years, have modified and transformed it into an organic meta-narrative.”—Edward del Rosario

More paintings of Edward del Rosario here.

Inquisitions_I_2005 Coronations_I_2005 Tributaries_I_2007 Contenders_IV_2009 Vistas_I_talkshow_2009 Comedias_III_trip Contenders_III_2009 Aventuras_II_2009 Vistas_II_sideshow_2009 ContestOfChampions_II_2007 Contretemps_I_2007 Contretemps_II_2008 Ascensions_I_2007 Aventuras_I_2009 VanityFair_2009

   
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Hello, I'm Carolin. I'm a designer and concepter. I love space travel, smooth beats, simplicity and Star Wars. I've studied visual communication at Offenbach Academy of Art and Design and arts management at Freie Universität Berlin. Say hi on instagram @carolingoelder

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