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Dnepr to Infinity Dnepr Returns Dnepr (soft focus) Dnepr (neon/dark) New City Futur III Dnepr II Dnepr V Dnepr III Dnepr VI Mini Futur II Carousel II Dnepr IV Dnepr Dnepr, Phase One The Meeting Mini Futur Dnepr Wonderland Carousel Wonderland Carousel Futur II Futur

The Meeting
Size: 34" x 46"
Medium: Oil on canvas
Date: 2008
Available

Price: $3,600.
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The Meeting unites two opposite styles of buildings, one influenced by the classical arch with columns atop a checkered floor while juxtaposing a futuristic building, a spaceship influence.

The origin of checkered floor designs traces back through the ages, encompassing symbolism, style and beauty, masonic references, and more. "The Mosaic Pavement", also known by the masons as the "checkered floor", is a representation of the ground floor of King Solomon's temple, and is emblematical of human life, checkered with good and evil. In The Meeting, the checkered floor is in mint green with dark blue-purple squares, presenting a new life formation, versus the traditional black and white colors.

The great inventions of the arch and columns continues to enrich architecture: strength and support of buildings globally, added by the high level of craftmanship by its inventors and followers, thus transcending a space into an elegant icon and beauty...a tribute to the Greeks and Romans! Both constructions, the spaceship and the arch atop the checkered floor, wish to merge and cultivate more wisdom together, while surrounded by a bright sunrise. To learn more about Tomorrowland series read here

This painting was first exhibited at "Geometric Goddesses" exhibition at Roll Up Gallery, San Francisco, March 2012. The Meeting was exhibited during Araujo's solo show, Tomorrowland Today, at the Trade in Sacramento, from April 18th to July 31st, 2015.


RELATED PRESS:
Welcome to Tomorrowland, Inside Magazine, by Jessica Laskey, July 2015, page 56.
Tomorrowland paintings featured in "Good Day Sacramento" at the Trade, May 2015.
Tomorrowland paintings featured in "Good Day Sacramento" at The Trade, April, 2015.
7x7SF Four Don't-Miss Art Shows This Week: Geometric Goddesses, 7x7 SF by Alex Bigman,'12.
Spotlight Emerging Artist: Patricia Araujo, 2Op Collective, by Lauren Smith, April, 2012.
"Geometric Goddesses" @ Roll Up Gallery, by Alan Bamberger @ Artbusiness.com, March, 2012.





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