Art Up Close: Abstract Art Paintings By Deborah Zlotsky

Kathryn Markel on finding surprises in paintings.
May 29, 2020

I think Deborah Zlotsky is a genius colorist. Her colors are brave, and the way she mixes them is surprising. She composes her paintings with tension and concentration so they look like they’re going to pop out of the picture frame, and I love this. Even though her paintings are abstract, she adds realistic elements to make the composition seem surprising. There are always surprises in paintings by Deborah Zlotsky.