Artist are prized for their versatility. You’d be hard-pressed to find an artist that does not at least dabble in several different media. Viola Frey’s art, (1933-2004) seems to effortlessly cross media and bring the expressionist painting style into the third dimension. Her large-scale figurative sculpture is rich in color and texture.
The subjects are everyday people who seem to be taking pause in their daily routines.
She was also adept at working in miniatures, even incorporating figurines that she found at flea markets.
An example of her expressionistic style of rendering figures. This is a wall painting.