ARTIST DƏ ˈZHO͝OR: Jeff Elrod

basic computer software as a starting point for his artistic process

Jeff Elrod
Nobody Sees Like Us, 2012
UV ink on fisher canvas
62 x 46 1/2 inches
(157.5 x 118.1 cm)

abstractions of video game imagery in the early 1990s

Jeff Elrod
Night Flight, 2013
Acrylic and ink on canvas
96 x 74 inches
(243.84 x 187.96 cm)

“frictionless drawing”

Jeff Elrod
Pieces of Sky, 2006
Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas
80 x 62 inches
(203.2 x 157.5 cm)

While software allows for the production of lines and color fields without direct intervention of the artist’s hand, Elrod aligns his work with the long history of painting and abstraction.