media & installation work by contemporary artist Ranna®
most recent work moves to evanescent dialogue among ground,
line, and plane:
from Ranna's Studio.
in the picture plane, secret breaths of color whisper phantasms
of figure and ground among fields of white, which itself plays
with its own reality - is it white, is it grey, blue... something
Snoga artwork by Ranna®. © All rights
image created from Ranna's Snoga "Ex"-Stallation
art series, © 2015.
recent contemporary art work
has been working on her Snoga
art ex-stallation projects and resulting 2D artworks since
2010 (examples above). "Ex"-stallation = Installations
outdoors. (See also Bush Ex-stallation
has also continued working on her Spirit
Lines art series.
love art making"
Ranna and contemporary art - (yes, the obligatory
is a contemporary artist who has been dedicated to her work
since the 1970s.
days, she divides her professional and private life almost
equally between the U.S.A. and Australia, producing studio-based
art work and large scale ex-stallation projects (installations
outdoors). Click here for a summary of Ranna's
art projects at both locations.
art work defies convenient categorization
and pushes contemporary art into new territory technically,
conceptually, and visually. Ignoring trendy art world fashions
and expectations, her creativity has led to ethereal cutting
edge contemporary art that embraces the brush, the world around
her, and contemporary industrial materials, all signature
to her "Shimmer Art™ " method. Ranna has lived
and worked in NSW Australia, Townsville and Brisbane Australia,
Virginia USA, and Tokyo Japan. She has exhibited in contemporary
art galleries and museums in Australia,
Japan, Europe, and the U.S.A. and "has produced a prodigious
and significant body of work" *
of Ranna's art and creativityover the past 30 years includes: