Vibrant red hues come together with strong geometric shapes in K. Kostolny’s dramatic “Shades of Red.” Working with a variety of materials such as fabric and metallic strips in his studio in southern Germany, the artist pieces together compositions with astounding depth and texture. As in this piece, bold shapes are often divided into sections of varied texture and color with mesmerizing results.
German artist K. Kostolny's stunning abstract mixed-media pieces draw in the viewer with their depth and intriguing texture. In his studio Kostolny works with a variety of non-traditional materials such as fabric and metallic strips. His paintings incorporate leaves and floating geometric shapes divided into sections of varied textures and colors that range from warm, earthy hues to cool tones of blue and gray. Kostolny’s works are unique for their bold compositions, unconventional textures and striking colors.