Leroy Morvant

b.1966

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My goal is to continually experiment, explore color possibilities, and to play with composition and line.

When I first began painting (10 yrs. old) I explored styles and techniques in order to achieve a specific result in mind. I became burned out at 21y.o. and stopped painting for 4 years.

When I returned to the canvas I was determined to challenge my preconceived ideas and teachings. Therefore I began to draw with my eyes closed while meditating (to clear my mind) and this particular style and figures were born from this experiment.

I no longer draw with my eyes closed. My approach is primarily about experimenting with color and composition and the subject matter is second.

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