Mia Farrington is an abstract painter based in Portland, Oregon.
Color and form have always played a critical role in Farrington's work. Both elements are used as exploratory devices to investigate hard-edged, opaque shapes which retain balance at first glance. Upon closer examination, however, the viewer begins to pick up on the painting's purposeful imperfections and intricacies. It's here that one discovers subtle irregularities of the canvas and the frayed, uneven edges of particular shapes.