I’m a huge fan of Franz Kline and his style of abstract expressionist art. In fact, placed squarely above my living room couch is my homage (read: imitation I haphazardly painted back in August) to to his untitled work from 1951.
I moved my version temporarily to see how it did with my settee (see below), but it’s back in it’s rightful home now.
Then I saw the Architectural Digest cover for this March, and thought to myself, I too have that Franz Kline above my couch! Does this mean I am part of the “Age of Elegance”? I hope so.
Yesterday, I opened up my new West Elm catalog, and saw some more Franz Kline inspired work:
Excuse me, I have to go make my heist plans for the contents of Kevin Sharkey’s apartment, and possibly the nearest West Elm as well.