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Noun1.semi-abstraction - a semiabstract painting
painting, picture - graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
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From her love of rocks to her current attraction to semi-abstraction, she says: "I've gone off these complicated, psychological, grandiose things that artists sometimes write.
"Semi-abstraction is the most demanding and by far the most difficult to achieve," he explains.
Jan Millington's Jewelled Serpent is a nicely conceived and deliciously coloured piece of semi-abstraction. Among the sketches, I enjoyed Jane Nicholson's ink works of women grooming themselves at the dressing table.
Neuhaus's work is an existential reflection, in communion with the materials and techniques and present in everything from sculptured volume to photographic semi-abstraction.
Her work has ranged from expressive playful realism to refined semi-abstraction. When dealing with broad social commentary, Cheng's work has been described as sarcastic, iconoclastic, humorous, witty and irreverent.