Subtle color gradients have recently become a prominent element in Audrey Stone's new works. Observing shifting color and light in nature is an ecstatic experience for her. Simultaneously experiencing excitement and calm, produces a desire to capture this dynamic opposition in her current paintings, Stone uses the boundaries between broad and narrow bands of adjacent colors to generate visual vibrations. Intrigued by the way the eye and brain process these transitions between colors, and how those transitions inform the viewer’s emotional and physical response to the work.