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Discover contemporary Abstract Drawings on Artmajeur

Contemporary abstract drawings are a vibrant and expressive form of original artwork. These pieces are made using a variety of supports, including paper, canvas, and even walls. The materials used also vary widely, from traditional pencils and inks to more experimental materials such as spray paint and markers. What makes contemporary abstract drawings unique is their emphasis on the emotional and expressive qualities of marks and color. Rather than representing the world around us, these works invite us to explore the inner landscapes of the artist’s mind. As we engage with these pieces, we are invited to let go of our expectations and allow ourselves to be moved by the raw power of color and form.

Drawing,  70x50 cm
SWAN LAKE. EPISODE 5: ODILE Drawing, 70x50 cm
©2024 Vadim Ponomarenko

Origins and History

Contemporary abstract drawings have a rich history that dates back to the early 20th century. Artists such as Wassily Kandinsky and Kazimir Malevich were pioneers of abstract art, creating works that broke away from the traditional representational style. The mid-20th century saw the emergence of abstract expressionism, a movement that emphasized the artist’s emotional and physical involvement in the creation of the artwork.

Drawing,  21x14.8 cm
Métabyssal Drawing, 21x14.8 cm
©2021 Vic

Evolutions of theses works in the contemporary art market

Contemporary abstract drawings have undergone a significant evolution in recent years, with artists experimenting with new techniques and materials to create innovative works that challenge the traditional boundaries of art. These drawings are important in the contemporary art market because they offer a fresh perspective on the genre, pushing the boundaries of what we expect from abstract art.

Drawing,  50x20 cm
Horizons _21 Drawing, 50x20 cm
©2020 Maryam Shams

Related Famous Artists

Contemporary abstract drawing artists are admired for their ability to create complex and intriguing works that are both visually stunning and intellectually stimulating. Among the most renowned artists in this field are:

  1. Julie Mehretu: This Ethiopian-American artist is known for creating large-scale, layered abstract drawings that explore themes of globalization, power, and identity. Her works often feature dynamic lines and shapes that seem to swirl and collide, creating a sense of movement and energy.

  2. Cy Twombly: Twombly’s abstract drawings are characterized by their loose, gestural lines and scribbles, which he often layers and collages with other materials such as paint and wax. His works are known for their emotional intensity and poetic quality.

  3. Tomma Abts: Abts creates intricate abstract drawings that combine geometric shapes and bold colors in unexpected ways. Her works have a hypnotic quality that draws the viewer in, inviting them to explore the complex interplay of forms and colors.

  4. Christopher Wool: Wool’s abstract drawings often feature bold black and white patterns that are both graphic and gestural. His works explore the tension between order and chaos, and the ways in which language and communication can break down.

  5. Agnes Martin: Martin’s abstract drawings are characterized by their delicate, grid-like structures and subtle use of color. Her works are meditative and contemplative, inviting the viewer to slow down and reflect on the beauty of simplicity.

Whether exploring themes of globalization, power, and identity, or delving into the tension between order and chaos, these contemporary abstract drawing artists continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in this exciting and dynamic field.

Drawing,  30.3x24.2 cm
Man Drawing, 30.3x24.2 cm
©2011 Elena Bondarenko Artist represented by ArtRewards

Notable contemporary Abstract Drawings

Contemporary abstract drawings are diverse and captivating works of art that convey a wide range of emotions and ideas. Here are some well-known examples:

  • "No. 61 (Rust and Blue)" by Mark Rothko (1953) This large-scale painting features Rothko’s signature style of layered, luminous rectangles of color. The rust and blue tones evoke a sense of warmth and depth, while the blurred edges suggest a sense of movement and ambiguity.

  • "White Center" by Jackson Pollock (1950) This iconic drip painting is a prime example of Pollock’s technique of pouring, dripping, and splattering paint onto the canvas. The white center of the painting is surrounded by a flurry of black, gray, and silver marks, creating a dynamic sense of energy and chaos.

  • "Number 17A" by Franz Kline (1952) This black-and-white painting features bold, sweeping brushstrokes that create a sense of movement and depth. The stark contrast of the black against the white background creates a striking visual impact.

  • "Autumn Rhythm (Number 30)" by Jackson Pollock (1950) This painting is another classic example of Pollock’s drip technique, but with a more subdued color palette of brown, beige, and white. The complex web of lines and drips creates a sense of rhythm and flow, evoking the feeling of a musical composition.

  • "Blue Poles" by Jackson Pollock (1952) This painting features a series of long, thin poles painted in shades of blue and green, surrounded by a flurry of drips and splatters. The poles create a sense of verticality and order amidst the chaos of the rest of the painting.

These contemporary abstract drawings showcase the power of color, form, and gesture to convey a wide range of emotions and ideas. Whether through Rothko’s luminous rectangles, Pollock’s chaotic drips, or Kline’s bold brushstrokes, these Artworks capture the imagination and invite the viewer to explore the depths of abstraction.

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Drawing titled "SWAN LAKE. EPISODE…" by Vadim Ponomarenko, Original Artwork, Watercolor
SWAN LAKE. EPISODE 5: ODILE - Drawing, 70x50 cm ©2024 by Vadim Ponomarenko - Abstract, abstract-570, World Culture, drawing, ballet, dance, swan lake, ballerina

Vadim Ponomarenko


Watercolor on Paper | 70x50 cm

Drawing titled "Man" by Elena Bondarenko, Original Artwork, Oil
Man - Drawing, 30.3x24.2 cm ©2011 by Elena Bondarenko - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Elena Bondarenko


Oil on Canvas | 30.3x24.2 cm

Drawing titled "FEVRIER 2024" by Arnaud Broutin, Original Artwork, Acrylic
FEVRIER 2024 - Drawing, 65x50 cm ©2024 by Arnaud Broutin - Abstract, abstract-570, Cat, chat, peinture, abstrait, arnaud broutin

Arnaud Broutin

"FEVRIER 2024"

Acrylic on Paper | 65x50 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Drawing 456" by Sumit Ratta, Original Artwork, Ink
Drawing 456 - Drawing, 71.1x55.9 cm ©2024 by Sumit Ratta - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, muted colours, beige, brown, grey, black and white, warm colours, movement, motion

Sumit Ratta

"Drawing 456"

Ink on Paper | 71.1x55.9 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "divagation" by Laudu, Original Artwork, Pastel
divagation - Drawing, 29.7x42 cm ©2024 by Laudu - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric



Pastel on Paper | 29.7x42 cm

Drawing titled "CHIHUAHUA" by Jean-Thomas Bédard, Original Artwork, Marker
CHIHUAHUA - Drawing, 35.6x27.9 cm ©1981 by Jean-Thomas Bédard - Abstract, abstract-570, Colorful, Désert, oeuvre organique, dessin expressioniste abstrait, expressionnisme abstrait, dessinateur québécois, peintre québécois

Jean-Thomas Bédard


Marker on Paper | 35.6x27.9 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Autosence" by Srikanth Babu Adepu, Original Artwork, Marker
Autosence - Drawing, 29.7x21 cm ©2023 by Srikanth Babu Adepu - Abstract, abstract-570, Horse, horse

Srikanth Babu Adepu


Marker on Paper | 29.7x21 cm

Drawing titled "Pomegranate" by Anastasiia Potelova, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Pomegranate - Drawing, 29.8x42 cm ©2021 by Anastasiia Potelova - Abstract, abstract-570, Colorful, pomegranate, red, expression, paper, abstract, acryl

Anastasiia Potelova


Acrylic on Paper | 29.8x42 cm

Drawing titled "Eyerise" by Ginka, Original Artwork, Pastel
Eyerise - Drawing, 50x32.5 cm ©2022 by Ginka - Abstract, abstract-570, Colorful



Pastel on Paper | 50x32.5 cm

Drawing titled "D.A. N°:053" by Hakan Portakal, Original Artwork, Marker
D.A. N°:053 - Drawing, 42x30 cm ©2024 by Hakan Portakal - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Hakan Portakal

"D.A. N°:053"

Marker on Paper | 42x30 cm

Drawing titled "3\4" by Pelletier, Original Artwork, Pencil
3\4 - Drawing, 44x68.5 cm ©2023 by Pelletier - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract



Pencil on Cardboard | 44x68.5 cm

Drawing titled "TULIP FEVER XVI" by Nives Palmić, Original Artwork, Pastel
TULIP FEVER XVI - Drawing, 20x29 cm ©2023 by Nives Palmić - Abstract, abstract-570, Nature, contemporary drawing, modern composition, tulips abstract, pastel abstract drawing, color harmonies, bold colors, tulip fever, dessin contemporain, couleurs vives, composition moderne, tulipes abstraites, dessin au pastel

Nives Palmić


Pastel on Paper | 20x29 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Métabyssal" by Vic, Original Artwork, Marker
Métabyssal - Drawing, 21x14.8 cm ©2021 by Vic - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, Hachure, Structure, Psyché, Pléonasme



Marker on Paper | 21x14.8 cm

Drawing titled "Arbre Abstrait Bleu" by Sandrine Lefebvre, Original Artwork, Pencil
Arbre Abstrait Bleu - Drawing, 21x29.7 cm ©2023 by Sandrine Lefebvre - Abstract, abstract-570, Landscape, arbre, bleu, abstrait bleu, nature, végétal, feuille, tableau bleu, peinture bleue, arbre impressionniste, dessin au crayon, bleu et blanc

Sandrine Lefebvre

"Arbre Abstrait Bleu"

Pencil on Paper | 21x29.7 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Dreams of Rama" by Brett Nickell, Original Artwork, Graphite
Dreams of Rama - Drawing, 48.3x61 cm ©2022 by Brett Nickell - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric, modern, contemporary, abstract, expressionism, dream, texture, black & white, religion, hindu, mythology

Brett Nickell

"Dreams of Rama"

Graphite on Paper | 48.3x61 cm

Drawing titled "Eclats de corps" by Aude Billerot, Original Artwork, Ink
Eclats de corps - Drawing, 65x50 cm ©2024 by Aude Billerot - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric, Nus, corps, femme, homme, grahique, encre de chine noire, géométrique, moderne, épuré, sobre, élégant, beauté, amour, Matisse, papier, dessin, noir et blanc, structuré

Aude Billerot

"Eclats de corps"

Ink on Paper | 65x50 cm

Drawing titled "Abstract No 5" by Cerde, Original Artwork, Ballpoint pen
Abstract No 5 - Drawing, 27.9x35.6 cm ©2023 by Cerde - Abstract, abstract-570, Nature, abstract, abstract landscape, drawing, black and white, dynamic movement


"Abstract No 5"

Ballpoint pen on Paper | 27.9x35.6 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "SKETCH#403" by Jim Williams, Original Artwork, Acrylic
SKETCH#403 - Drawing, 15.2x82.6 cm ©2023 by Jim Williams - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, BRUSH, RED, PURPLE, YELLOW, BLUE, BLACK, SKETCH, expressionism

Jim Williams


Acrylic on Paper | 15.2x82.6 cm

Drawing titled "Fragments de vie" by Tereza De Almeida De Giorgi (Kaomento), Original Artwork, Ink Mounted on Other rigid pa…
Fragments de vie - Drawing, 100x70 cm ©2023 by Tereza De Almeida De Giorgi (Kaomento) - Abstract, abstract-570, Landscape, fenêtre, vitres, ville, montagnes, nature, couleurs, cathédrale, temples, scène, oiseaux, soleil, astres, fleurs, construction

Tereza De Almeida De Giorgi (Kaomento)

"Fragments de vie"

Ink on Cardboard | 100x70 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "The Lunatics Series…" by Koen Haarbosch, Original Artwork, Ink
The Lunatics Series Pt. 3 - Drawing, 29.7x21 cm ©2022 by Koen Haarbosch - Abstract, abstract-570, Graffiti, drawing, pink art, crazy doodle art, urban street art, linework, lines, characters, funny monsters, weird, underground, outsider art, art brut, graffiti

Koen Haarbosch

"The Lunatics Series Pt. 3"

Ink on Paper | 29.7x21 cm

Drawing titled "Signe Ligne Imagine…" by Abricodéal Îles, Original Artwork, Ink
Signe Ligne Imagine 3 Oiseau - Drawing, 37x23 cm ©2024 by Abricodéal Îles - Abstract, abstract-570, Bird, Oiseau, Encre, Noir, Ligne, Signe

Abricodéal Îles

"Signe Ligne Imagine 3 Oiseau"

Ink on Paper | 37x23 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Rotoxy II - Dessin" by Vincent Champion-Ercoli, Original Artwork, Pencil
Rotoxy II - Dessin - Drawing, 12.9x15.9 cm ©2013 by Vincent Champion-Ercoli - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Vincent Champion-Ercoli

"Rotoxy II - Dessin"

Pencil on Paper | 12.9x15.9 cm

Drawing titled "Słuchacz opowieści" by Anna Jedynak, Original Artwork, Ballpoint pen
Słuchacz opowieści - Drawing, 29.7x21 cm ©2023 by Anna Jedynak - Abstract, abstract-570, Women Portraits, kobieta, szkic, portret, rysunek, tusz, długopis, czarno biały, sketch, amator, twarz, spojrzenie, salon, obraz na ścianę, obraz do gabinetu

Anna Jedynak

"Słuchacz opowieści"

Ballpoint pen on Paper | 29.7x21 cm

Drawing titled "BLUE DAY" by Luc Pierre, Original Artwork, Pastel
BLUE DAY - Drawing, 30x40 cm ©2023 by Luc Pierre - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, abstract, abstrait, pastel, oilpastel, drawing, handdraw, dessin, papier, paper, color, couleur

Luc Pierre


Pastel on Paper | 30x40 cm

Drawing titled "Horizons _21" by Maryam Shams, Original Artwork, Ink Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Horizons _21 - Drawing, 50x20 cm ©2020 by Maryam Shams - Abstract, abstract-570, Nature, nature, paysage, abstrait, noir, blanc, encre, papier, toile, chassis

Maryam Shams

"Horizons _21"

Ink on Canvas | 50x20 cm

Drawing titled "COMPOSITION" by Jean Michel Atlan, Original Artwork, Pastel
COMPOSITION - Drawing, 30x22 cm ©1953 by Jean Michel Atlan - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric

Jean Michel Atlan


Pastel on Paper | 30x22 cm

Drawing titled "At the bottom of a…" by Vasyl Pal, Original Artwork, Pencil
At the bottom of a new ocean - Drawing, 90x60 cm ©2024 by Vasyl Pal - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric, Drawing

Vasyl Pal

"At the bottom of a new ocean"

Pencil on Paper | 90x60 cm

Drawing titled "Sans-titre" by Valérie Perlein, Original Artwork, Charcoal
Sans-titre - Drawing, 100x70 cm ©2021 by Valérie Perlein - Abstract, abstract-570, Male Nudes, Nu, Dessin contemporain, Fusain

Valérie Perlein


Charcoal on Paper | 100x70 cm

Drawing titled "La tache bleue" by Roger Ernest Jankow, Original Artwork, Tempera
La tache bleue - Drawing, 40x30 cm ©2024 by Roger Ernest Jankow - Abstract, abstract-570, Love

Roger Ernest Jankow

"La tache bleue"

Tempera on Paper | 40x30 cm

Not For Sale
Drawing titled "inter-directional" by Haolin Zou, Original Artwork, Pastel
inter-directional - Drawing, 17.5x13.5 cm ©2022 by Haolin Zou - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric

Haolin Zou


Pastel on Canvas | 17.5x13.5 cm

Drawing titled "L'oeil bleu" by Art De Noé, Original Artwork, Acrylic
L'oeil bleu - Drawing, 29.7x21 cm ©2023 by Art De Noé - Abstract, abstract-570, Portrait, cubism, abstract, abstractfigurative, contemporaryart, newstyle, lineart, urbanart, paintingonpaper, artdenoe

Art De Noé

"L'oeil bleu"

Acrylic on Paper | 29.7x21 cm

Drawing titled "Do Not Eat Me" by Kazuhiro Higashi, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Do Not Eat Me - Drawing, 25x36.8 cm ©2024 by Kazuhiro Higashi - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, abstract, drawing, painting, black and white, mixed media, animals, creatures

Kazuhiro Higashi

"Do Not Eat Me"

Acrylic on Linen Canvas | 25x36.8 cm

Drawing titled "SUNNY 4" by Kyriakos Papadopoulos, Original Artwork, Ink
SUNNY 4 - Drawing, 42x29.7 cm ©2023 by Kyriakos Papadopoulos - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Kyriakos Papadopoulos


Ink on Paper | 42x29.7 cm

Drawing titled "Ohne Titel" by Joachim John, Original Artwork, Ink
Ohne Titel - Drawing, 18x36 cm ©2014 by Joachim John - Abstract, abstract-570, Colorful

Joachim John

"Ohne Titel"

Ink on Paper | 18x36 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "Square_243" by Ernst Kruijff, Original Artwork, Marker
Square_243 - Drawing, 29x22 cm ©2024 by Ernst Kruijff - Abstract, abstract-570, Geometric, line work, squares, constructivism, Bauhaus, japanese graphic design, contrast

Ernst Kruijff


Marker on Paper | 29x22 cm

Prints available
Drawing titled "En suspens" by Céline Argence, Original Artwork, Ink
En suspens - Drawing, 70x30 cm ©2020 by Céline Argence - Abstract, abstract-570, Animal

Céline Argence

"En suspens"

Ink on Paper | 70x30 cm



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