FRAGMENTS OF MEMORY

The Grass is greener on the other side because it is watered
The Grass is greener on the other side because it is watered

Acrylic on canvas 36" x 36" x 1.75" 2021

INTO THE LIGHT

"Come forth into the light of things, let Nature be your teacher."  - William Wordsworth

Throughout the world we have become increasingly aware that nature and biodiversity needs to be a priority.

 

In a time where there is so much darkness my desire is to reflect and raise awareness to the fragility of nature and the human spirit and the delicate coexistence of both.

 

I invite the viewer to rather choose the Light and experience the healing power of art through nature.

Down by the water
Down by the water

Acrylic on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2021

The secret language of birds
The secret language of birds

Acrylic on canvas 40" x 30" x 1.75" 2021

Underneath the frozen river, the water s
Underneath the frozen river, the water s

Acrylic on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2021

My heart is like a tree with its flowers ablaze
My heart is like a tree with its flowers ablaze

Oil on canvas 48" x 24" x 1.75" 2020

The Nature of Memory
The Nature of Memory

Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75 2021

Night in the forest
Night in the forest

SOLD Oil on canvas 47.5" x 36" x 1.75" 2020

Follow the yellow wood road
Follow the yellow wood road

SOLD Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2020

Come forth into the light of things
Come forth into the light of things

Oil on canvas 40" x 30" x 1.75" 2020

BIRDS OF A FEATHER .... 2020

In between larger paintings and while watching the paint dry, I read an article on how bird watching can help people through tough times. These watercolor and collage artworks were created soon after and in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Plaque Doctor
Plaque Doctor

SOLD Mixed media - water color, collage, pencil, acrylic - on cold pressed paper 12" x 16" 2020

Co-bird
Co-bird

SOLD Mixed media - watercolor, collage - on paper 12" x 8" 2020

Birds of a feather, flock together
Birds of a feather, flock together

Watercolor paint, pencil, collage on cold pressed paper 9" x 12" 2020

Sunbird & Mabelle
Sunbird & Mabelle

Watercolor paint, pencil, collage on cold pressed paper 9" x 12" 2020

RE-IMAGINING HISTORY - 2019/2020

With these paintings I wish explore the dichotomy between new and old by over layering images from vintage magazines and photos with current images or paint, thus creating new narratives or re-imagining history.

The more it changes, the more it sta
The more it changes, the more it sta

SOLD Acrylic, collage on canvas 30" x 30" x 1.75" 2019

Re-imagine History 1
Re-imagine History 1

Acrylic, oil and collage on unstretched canvas 7,5" x 7,5" x 0.1" 2019

Re-imagine History 2
Re-imagine History 2

Acrylic, oil and collage on unstretched canvas 7,5" x 7,5" x 0.1" 2019

Re-imagine History 3
Re-imagine History 3

Acrylic, oil and collage on unstretched canvas 7,5" x 7,5" x 0.1" 2019

MORE IS MORE -2019

We live in a consumer culture and shopping has become a crucial ritual for shaping our identities.

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Running With The Wolves
Running With The Wolves

Oil on canvas, collage 10" x 10" x 0.75 2019

Save The Wolves
Save The Wolves

Oil on canvas, collage 10" x 10" x 0.75 2019

Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Oil on canvas, collage 10" x 10" x 0.75 2019

Throw Me To The Wolves
Throw Me To The Wolves

Oil on canvas, collage 10" x 10" x 0.75 2019

DREAMS ABOUT TOMORROW, HOPES FOR TODAY - 2019

​"It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow." - Robert H. Goddard

The Ocean Between Us
The Ocean Between Us

NFS Acrylic on canvas 2018 16" x 20"

Don't Stop
Don't Stop

Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2019

Her Mother's Eyes
Her Mother's Eyes

Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2019

Waiting_for_spring_edited_edited
Waiting_for_spring_edited_edited

ASSIMILATION - 2018-2020

noun
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a group or nation, or the state of being so adapted.

Come In Out Of The Cold
Come In Out Of The Cold

Acrylic on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2019

Adapt or Die
Adapt or Die

Oil on canvas 2019 30" x 30" x 1.75

Live in Layers
Live in Layers

SOLD Oil on canvas 48" x 24" x 1.75" 2018

Where dreams are born
Where dreams are born

Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2018

 

OPEN DOOR - 2016/2017

noun
1. the policy of admitting people of all nationalities or ethnic groups to a country upon equal terms, as for immigration.
2. admission or access; unrestricted opportunity.

Lightness of Being
Lightness of Being

Oil and gold leaf on canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2017

I miss Africa
I miss Africa

SOLD Oil on canvas 22" x 28" 2017 SOLD

Fragile Spirit
Fragile Spirit

Oil on canvas 22" x 28" x 1.75" 2017

Elysian
Elysian

Oil on canas 22" x 28" 2016 adjective: beautiful or creative, divinely inspired, peaceful and perfect

 

NEW BEGINNINGS - 2016

Breathing out, letting go. Breathing in, getting ready.

How I found my way to America and my life got turned upside down.... 

Route 87
Route 87

NFS Oil on canvas 30" x 40" x1.75" 2016

Gentle Giant
Gentle Giant

NFS Oil on canvas 24" x 30" x .75" 2016

FaithByWilliam
FaithByWilliam

NFS Oil on canvas 18" x 23.75" x .75" 2015

Big Bear
Big Bear

NFS Oil on Canvas 30" x 40" x 1.75" 2016