My canvases are melting pots of imagination, existence and personal quests.
With paint and it’s possibilities of probing inner and outer worlds, I explore my different universes - as a woman, an artist, a professional, a family member, an intrepid traveller, a lost soul, a dreamer…… believer, a seeker .
With the Universe Series I seek to express my complete enchantment with the luminosity, and unending glory of this huge universe and it’s magical ways, in some ways finding tenuous connections to the infinite forces that we are a part of ….
The magic of nearby constellations, far-away galaxies, supreme supernovae, bright young stars, star forming nebulae and their stories have I tried to explore and capture in the ‘Universe Series’ – conversations on canvas between the viewer, the artist and the unknown.
The birth of young stars in regions rich in gas and dust from exploding stars or supernovae, gigantic collisions of galaxies twisting them out of shape temporarily, huge emissions of heavy metals including gold and platinum spat out by supernovae when they burst, the impossibly beautiful colours of dead stars refusing to fade away…….
Somehow all this enchants and speaks simultaneously of the transient amazing entity that is life itself…… measured in moments or millennia or millions of light years………