Hawk-Eye/Line Call Color Series by Maria Molteni
“Hawk-Eye/Line Call Color Studies” is from a body of work called “The Egg & the Eye/ L’oeuf et L’oeil" about questing the game of Tennis and witnessing a life match between Venus and Serena at the 2015 US Open. The compositions of these paintings are taken from the 4 line call disputes in their match.
Lightweight, unframed gouache paintings on sturdy primed paper, 5.25" x 7”
Maria Molteni (she/they), born 1983, is a multimedia artist, educator, organizer, beekeeper and former competitive athlete. With interests spanning shipwreck to Shaker & Spiritualist communes, 16th Century tennis to radical Apiculture, she aims to facilitate aesthetic, harmonious, and innovative collisions between unexpected points of interest and identities. From fiber to found-object sculpture, participation to movement, performance to publication, she uses tactile and tactical processes to manifest elaborate conceptual, intuitive and social magic.
This art piece has been donated to the Galactic Mirror Fundraiser for Ancient Pocket. 100% of proceeds will be sent to Vanessa Samp to secure safe housing and a new vehicle.