Wine Themed Contemporary Artwork for Wineries & Tasting Rooms
Taylor Smith's series of artworks for wineries and tasting rooms was initially inspired by her travels to the beautiful and tranquil places in the world, specifically to the golden, sun drenched wine regions of California, France and Italy. Smith began creating two varied series' of artworks to express what she experienced. The first series consists of rich golden hued paintings of grass and abstract flowers on linen and canvas which reflect the traditions of agriculture, farming and nature without which wineries could not create their beautiful blends. The second series, more abstract and conceptual in nature, speaks directly to the science of wine making, complete with the chemical molecules of fermentation and various wine blends added to the paint in abstract ways.
The artworks Smith creates … with the deep reds and rich golden colors of wine ... are achieved by mixing paint pigments and glazing with fine Cabernet, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Petit Verdot, and occasionally a fine Sauterne or Riesling wine. The repeating circles within her art symbolize health and the circle of life, and are created by using the base of the wine glasses and bottles that have been collected during her travels throughout the world. ... Read More