BIG LIFE Magazine BIG LIFE Magazine Edition N°15 - March 19 - Page 67

Samantha Bittman Ronchini gallery Untitled, 2017 Acrylic on hand-woven textile 40 x 32 in 101.6 x 81.3 cm Untitled, 2019 Acrylic on handwoven textile 48 x 36 in 121.9 x 91.4 cm Las atrevidas pinturas de Samantha Bittman elevan las texturas vi- suales de Op Art y la abstracción geométrica. La pintura acrílica, cuidadosamente colocada sobre telas tejidas a mano, crea líneas y formas intrincadas que se ajustan a la superficie plana y tridimen- sional. Distorsionando la percepción de sus espectadores, la artista transforma cada espacio en un mundo paralelo de rayas y formas. The dared paintings of Samantha Bittman elevate the textured visuals of Op Art and geometric abstraction. Painstakingly layering acrylic paint over hand-woven textile, the artist creates intricate lines and shapes that toe the line between flat and three-dimensional surface. Distorting the perception of her viewers, the artist transform each space into a parallel world of stripes and shapes 65