DON’T LOOSE YOUR HEAD OVER NOTHING, 180 X 135, OIL, ACRYLIC ON CANVAS, 2017

OVER, 170 X 150, OIL, ACRYLIC ON CANVAS, 2017

RED LINE, 90 X 45, OIL, ACRYLIC ON CANVAS, 2017

OVERREVO, 95 X 40, OIL, ACRYLIC ON CANVAS, 2017

INSTALLATION VIEW, SEHR GUT, SOPHIA DOMAGALA, DAGMAR SCHÜRER, CENTRUM, BERLIN, 2018

… Less is more. The work of Sophia Domagala is defined by simplicity. Combining flowers, words or fragmented sentences with simple abstract shapes, the artist creates cheerful, or sometimes gloomy compositions, in a naive way. She explores the essential, often overlooked aspects around simplicity: the complete and the incomplete, the full and the partial figure, permeability, movement and stasis. Thus, omitting any narrative elements, Domagala in her work relies on the human ability to grasp meaning through the eye without the need for additional information. In her work process the artist challenges the established parameters of painting and instead treats the canvas like a sheet of paper: Focusing on immediacy and spontaneity, the artist creates a space devoid of preconceptions – a sensual world, in which through our eyes we feel the rough texture of the canvas or taste the red sweetness of a ripe cherry.  …

Geniale Montage: Die Ausstellung “SEHR GUT” https://taz.de/Geniale-Montage-Die-Ausstellung-SEHR-GUT/!5498893/ Neomi Molitor