There is no subject beautiful or ugly itself. All is in the mood and in the way you are able to look at it in the moment. And later in the way you can transfer that feeling to the viewer. This is what I think can be said looking at this my own painting. It […]
I am working by some time on a new way to paint landscape, where the beauty of watercolor transparency, playing, telling losely the soul of places, not their external look, working with expression, energy, using symbolism, sometimes some abstraction, improvising. This painting is quite successfull example, I think. It is what I am trying to […]
On the route of being serious watercolorist the size of painting matters and here in vacation I am pushing myself to express on larger surfaces, which I discovered to be very amysing. Here is a large picture on half imperial sheet of a sea place where my sister is, and she says it resembles… Baghdad. […]
This is first painting I like coming from this sketch. I reduced the colors to give the idea of the strenght of light which you can only bear stretching your eyes. Nature is in part luxurious in part dry and dead. No middle value. Just white or black. A cement cube and a small car […]
Small value study for a painting I’d like to be big, around 35 x 50. This is urban landscape in hilly countyside of Elba Island. The modern manmade artifacts always are something grabbing my attention and thoughts. Painting doesn’t satisfy me yet but the idea is there, I think…
Not the most poetic of subjects. A semisavage parking lot bordered by canes, wild greens and some modern residential buildings in background. But these are the subjects I may love, those allowing me to see the beauty and the magic that us not so apparent at first sight. Size is quarter imperial sheet: 28 x […]
Trying to catch the light and the thrill of Naples. Do you think I got it right? Watercolor on Magnani Italia 300g, 100% cotton paper. Cm 28 x 38
A very small 10 x 15 painting of the blazing light in Piazza del Campo, Siena, in the days waiting for the Palio.