Let It Out and Let It In

Let It Out and Let It In

Sitting here with my morning coffee and reflecting, it occurs to me what was a momentous day yesterday was for two reasons. Firstly because I let go of a painting called “The Visitor (Woman with a Bird) which had been hanging on the same wall for more than 10...
Simple Gifts

Simple Gifts

It´s an early Sunday morning in late April here in Barcelona. The day is just beginning to blossom. There are still one or two stars visible in the azure colored sky. One of these starts is Jupiter. And curiously, the color azure is said to represent Jupiter. Azure is...
Barcelona, Inside Out

Barcelona, Inside Out

The paintings in this exhibition are a love letter to Barcelona. The selection is a summer series, created during the late spring and summer of this year, up until the end of September. This exhibition will be on view from 4 October until 3 December, 2018 at “La...
“El Balcón” (A Balcony in Barcelona)

“El Balcón” (A Balcony in Barcelona)

One summer morning here in Barcelona, nearly 10 years ago now, I was seated at my easel painting when suddenly I heard a woman singing a “copla” or Spanish ballad. Her voice was passionate, sonorous, and at the same time tender, wistful. I stopped what I was doing to...
El Sueño (The Dream)

El Sueño (The Dream)

The setting for this painting is the Mediterranean. It is a nocturnal scene and was inspired by places I have visited and know in the north along the coast, especially near the border where Spain meets France. In my art as in my life, I try to simplify things as much...