- 2011 Open Air Invitational
A post-abstract, perceptual artist, Clive Pates uses large, gestural marks in his painting, drawing and sculpting with the clarity of a realism that focuses the work, and an abstraction and emotion that keeps the viewer on edge.
“Verde River at Dead Horse Ranch, Spring”
Oil on Linen; 28” x 28”; 2010
© C W Pates 2008/11, all rights reserved.