Chiaroscuro

I’ve long said that Caravaggio was a major influence for me in my work. Before I fell asleep one night, I caught myself mulling over his work to see what most spoke to me about it. What I managed to do was confirm that which I’ve always known, it was his use of chiaroscuro (the use of strong contrasts between light and dark, frequently bold contrasts affecting the whole work), something Rembrandt

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