Dice Painting April 2008-1

oil / canvas
75 x 102 in

freely chosen properties:
To produce a painting, oil on canvas, consisting of a pattern of round orb-like shapes in the form of a hexagonal lattice (alternately staggered rows of shapes, each circle equidistant to its neighbor).
Some shapes may be linked by connecting „bridges“ to at least 1 and a maximum of 2 of its neighboring circles ( > illusion of chain-like segments).
For a detailed explanation, please see the pdf file „Documentation“ above.

randomly selected properties:
Density of pattern: 5 out of 6 options (average ca. 83%)
All connecting bridges between neighboring circles.
Distribution of color, in general - in other words, size of majority in relation to entire population: 5 out of 6 options (average ca. 83%)
Distribution of color among the 2 minorities - in other words, of the remaining population, the size of the 1st minority > 3 out of 6 options (average ca. 50%)
Background color > carmine red
Bgr color mixed with another color? > yes
Bgr color mixed with which color? > violet lake
Color of majority > violet lake
Majority mixed with another color? yes/no > yes
Majority mixed with which color? carmine red
Color of 1st minority > titanium white
1st minority mixed with another color? > yes
1st minority mixed with which color? ivory black
Color of 2nd minority > cadmium yellow light
2nd minority mixed with another color? > yes
2nd minority mixed with which color? violet lake