WORKS - PAINTINGS
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My work explores abstraction using the environment as a source of imagery.
With elements from land, sea and sky I create space, light, solidity.
Inspiration comes from the natural world and its atmosphere,
but the life on canvas becomes independent and self-sufficient.
It's a process of recalling emotions and visual impressions of my surroundings, then
making a composition of memory and imagination. I aim to capture a quality of light and
nuance of feeling that emerges with underpainting and successive layers of glazes -
creating a sense of infinite space and mutability without place or period. It evokes the
changeable atmosphere of the essential elements - air, water, earth and fire, and invites
the viewer to experience something that is timeless and primal, beyond history,
yet intensely personal in the same moment.
Artworks are available for sale.
Please email me with comments and questions.