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My 2nd childhood in Las-Terrenas

In My Story, Oil on Canvas, Oro, Paintings

Yes, we dreamed about living in a tropical peaceful place, but our daily reality in Las-Terrenas surpassed all our dreams. “What are you doing there?” Friends kept asking, and my girlfriend and I usually replied “Opening Coconuts!”, which we did, but…

My combat girlfriend

In My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings, The Search

My girlfriend and I broke up. That legendary true love had crashed us. Our fantasies and expectations did not withstand the daily realities and we were fighting over the tiniest issues such as washing dishes. Although we truly loved each…

Carnivalistic aspirations

In Caminante, My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

What an amazing human phenomenon carnivals are. People who have nothing in common gather to celebrate, and together they form the shape, movement, rhythm, and character of each carnival. Carnivals tend to be joyful, vibrant, colorful, loud, and crazy. The…

Some visions don’t come true

In Ando, My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

It’s awesome to see your vision turns into reality, but sometimes it does not. Everyone knows that commodities prices are volatile. Due to growing global demand for chocolate, and forecasts of shortages in production in the future, Cocoa prices climbed…

Free-diving meditation

In Abu Lavie, My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Perhaps the most basic technique to enter a meditative state is to focus your attention on your breathing, and that’s why Free-diving is inherently meditative. Free-divers exercise breathing before and after they dive, and during diving they hold their breath until they resurface. When…

I’m just a biblical guy.

In Manati, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

I love reading the bible. It teaches about human nature and human’s ability to effectively change the shape of things, or make history. It has many great lessons about faith, belief, and about miracles, which I’m fond of and believe…

The Wakona Dream

In My Story, Oil on Canvas, Paintings, Wakona

In my dream, I woke up on a remote tropical island, all by myself. It was an amazing creation of God; Turquoise water, white sand beaches,  and coconut trees all around. I immersed myself in the harmonious nature, and surrendered…

Painting despair, Haiti 2010

In Maduro, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Dealing with sad themes does not come naturally to me. Learning so much Jewish history since childhood, almost diminished my tolerance to tragedies, and while I’m very much aware of the sad side of life, I usually try to look at…

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