Quiet Morning • Autographed archival pigment print • Additional unique hand-painted embellishments on Moab Entrada Rag Bright 290 GSM archival paper • 13 x 17 inches
Hand-embellished, signed and numbered by artist Max Seckle in a limited embellished edition of 5 • # 5/5
House of Roulx blind embossed stamping • Authentic Edition rubber stamp on verso • Letter of Authenticity
Max Seckel’s dwellings and landscapes, rendered in acrylics, gouache, latex, and spraypaint, invite viewers to make their own observations. The New Orleans painter renders his lived-in environments without depicting any figures in his works. Yet, in each, there’s a certain humanity depicted and reflection inspired.
"My work aims to explore my own reactions to and perception of the world surrounding me. Informed by memories, dreams, conversations, and just plain looking around and being I assemble a world constructed of absurdities and references. Objects are clustered together and arranged with little respect to context, intending to create a sense of wonder and confusion as the viewer works to make sense of the situation presented."