In my latest series of art, titled "Moonlit Mountains," I explore the beauty of mountains under the moonlight using minimalist modern abstract forms. I use simple shapes and muted colors to create an atmosphere of mystery and tranquility.
I am drawn to the beauty of the night sky and the way it transforms the landscape. Under the moonlight, mountains become mysterious and otherworldly. The shadows dance and the shapes shift, creating a sense of awe and wonder.
Minimalism and Modern Abstraction
Minimalism and modern abstraction inspire me because they allow me to concentrate on the essential elements of my subject matter. I have simplified the mountains to their most basic forms, using simple shapes and lines to create a sense of order and harmony.
The muted colors of my creations also contribute to the minimalist aesthetic. I have used a limited palette of blues, grays, yellows/bronze and whites to create a sense of depth and atmosphere.
The Beauty of the Night Sky
There is something about the darkness and the stars that I find both awe-inspiring and calming. In this series, the moon is a central element in many of the works, and I have used light and shadow to create a sense of depth and mystery.
A Meditation on Nature
This series is a meditation on the power of nature and the beauty of the night sky. It is a reminder that even in the darkness, there is always beauty to be found. I hope that these paintings will inspire you to appreciate the beauty of the natural world and to find tranquility in the midst of the everyday.
Oklahoma-Arkansas artist Lourry Legarde specializes in a breathtaking range of fine art, from impressionist landscapes to modern abstract paintings, distressed fine art, color scheme abstracts, horse paintings, digital impressionism oil palette knife paintings, autumn impressionism paintings, kitchen and wine art, and more!