Stephen Strickland is based in the Southern US.
Top: Boarder's Beach
Bottom: Packing Up 2, 30 x 30 inches
The visual possibilities of figurative representations repeated over and over to make texture and the puzzle-like effects of positive and negative shapes are significant to me. This configuration made from an aerial view gives me the freedom to see the abstract, two dimensional arrangement of parts to a whole.- From the artist's website