Globally recognized for his vibrant and dramatic use of color and various explorations of drawing, collage, sculpture, and painting, Tal R has been compared to the likes of Matisse and Bonnard. For Tal R, however, medium is secondary to subject matter. Not one to confine himself to a single style, the artist is constantly experimenting with materials and techniques. He has used the word "kolbojnik", meaning leftovers in Hebrew, to… Read more
About the artwork
Portraying a naïve landscape view of a grapefruit tree, this woodcut uses the zesty colors of the citrus fruit. Clouds and a sun float lazily in the sky, rendered in childlike simplicity. This print's dreamy atmosphere is typical of Tal R's practice.