Ada Sadler

Ada Sadler: Paintings 2000-2003

Rather than attempting to reproduce a photograph by directly translating it into painted form, Ada Sadler is concerned with capturing a particular photograph’s—always her own—unique atmosphere and reproducing its visceral affects by playing with light and composition. Sadler's work has focused on the lines and light that imbue empty chairs with a solemn yet hopeful character, and, to a lesser extent, vintage, wind-up bath toys from the 1970s.… read more