In Quest of Light and Harmony
Light creates the space, through a smooth tonal grading that is changing atmospherically, determining the infinite boundaries of earth, sea and sky. Soft, pastel shades of colour, with a silky like texture, build harmoniously the environment of the composition.
These two basic elements of light and harmony occupy the central part of my artwork, not only on the material plane , but also as a philosophy and as a way of life.
Visual reality is expressed by transforming ideas and visual experiences into a new image. An image that is mostly figurative, reveals the preciousness of human being and embodies human presence, usually in the pure age of childhood. Human figures merge and mingle in the tranquility of nature.
The beauty and simplicity in nature encompasses the tiniest particles up to the vastness of the universe. Since 2012, the process in my artwork begins as a spiritual journey within my self, by practicing the meditation exercises of Falun Dafa*. This cultivation helps me to gradually have a clear and pure mind, realising and seeing the world in a new way, getting as close as possible to my innate, original nature.
*Falun Dafa (also called Falun Gong) is a traditional Chinese practice of meditation, gentle exercises, and the cultivation of Truth, Kindness and Tolerance in oneself. More info: www.falundafa.org
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