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Drawing Cluster 21

various drawing materials 70" x 68"

olive confetti print

silkscreen monoprint 13" x 19"

Natural Color (detail)

Detail of Natural Color sculpture. gouache on various found nuts and seeds.

kaleidoscope party

kaleidoscope party gouache on paper 18" x 24"

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About Christine

Baltimore County

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Christine Buckton Tillman hails from the great Northern Chicago suburb of Libertyville, IL-home of the Wildcats. Buckton is her maiden name but she made it her middle name because she takes her grandmother's advice. She acquired the last name of Tillman when she married a nice boy from Maryland who she met in year four of her seven-year stint as an Iowan. She earned her BA at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, and earned her MFA from the University of Iowa. Christine is primarily a very flat sculptor who... more

Chroma

Chroma is an ongoing collaboration between myself at Oakland Artist Lisa Solomon. We crowd source small colorful objects and arrange them by color.

  • Chroma

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Gallery CA 2015
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Gallery CA 2015
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Gallery CA 2015
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Gallery CA 2015
  • Chroma

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Rare Device in San Franscisco 2016
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Rare Device in San Francisco 2016
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at Rare Device in San Francisco 2016
  • Chroma

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Hundreds of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color in a private collection 2019
  • Chroma (detail)

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Hundreds of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color in a private collection 2019
  • Chroma

    (in collaboration with Lisa Solomon) Thousands of crowd sourced colorful objects installed by color at The Wharf in Washington DC 2017

Drawing Clusters

I organize and exhibit my drawings in clusters so they have conversations with eachother.

Fabric Clusters

Large clusters made of fabric. These refrece domestic textile patterning and household fabric useage.

  • Fabric Cluster 1

    silkscreen, dye sublimation on fabric, gouache and ink on vintage napkin, safety pins 50” x 42”
  • Fabric Cluster 2

    dye sublimation on fabric and vintage napkin, safety pins 62” x 42”
  • Fabric Cluster 3

    dye sublimation on fabric, ink, gouache, and dye on vintage napkins, and vintage handkerchiefs, safety pins 56” x 52”

Drawings

In my drawings I play with color, and imagery relating to pattern, fake nature, and celebrations.

Sculpture

My sculptural work uses shifts in materials to explore celebrations and our relationship to the natural world.

Prints

The Tillmans keep a silkscreen studio in our basement. Printmaking has and will continue to be a part of my studio practice.

Connect with Christine

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Christine's Curated Collection

This artist has not yet created a curated collection.