Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman, Los Angeles based surrealist figurative artist

Thursday, 30 March, 2017

Artwork by Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman

Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman is a surrealist figurative artist, based in Los Angeles. This work is titled Orphic Egg Girl, a wood panel painted with oil and egg tempera. Tempera is a painting medium, often consisting of, yes, egg yoke.

As a painting medium, egg tempera is long lasting, very long lasting. Artworks painted with egg tempera in the first century survive to this day. You learn something new every day.

And who knows, people may still looking upon “Orphic Egg Girl” two thousand years from now.

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