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abstract expressionism

Internal fountains

In Caminante, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Sometimes, I am so calm. My problems and worries fly away to another planet, and I’m left alone to dream. My head seems empty, I feel good and happy, but even then, whether my eyes are open or closed, I…

Documenting the process

In Caminante

When I paint an abstract, I am not inventing the wheel. I merely connect to my subconscious and my hand paints what it sees or feels. The documentation of this process with oil on canvas is my work.In this work,…

Running away from commitments

In Oil on Canvas, P.D.Kailani, Paintings

We all have commitments and tasks to do. Shopping, errands, bills to pay, admins, bureaucracy challenges, family, society, meetings, events etc.No matter what we do and where we live, the burden of life gets us. If we become experts in completing…

Wild species grafting

In Ando, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

While reading about grafting techniques of wild species of Cocoa, I had some philosophical thoughts about the entire subject of artificial reproduction; Trees vs. humans, the utilization and manipulation of genetic material, ethics etc. While recognizing the risks, threats and disadvantages, my…

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The hand-brain connection

In Oil on Canvas, P.D.Kailani, Paintings

As an artist, I’m less interested in scientific facts, I’m more curious about my individual artistic experience. While it is quite obvious that the brain controls the painting hand, not much is known about the painting hand’s influence on the…

Completely complicated

In Oil on Canvas, Paintings, Terrenero

It was a challenging period, filled with worries, doubts and uncertainties. In ‘complicated’ times, painting has always been my refuge and therapy. Through painting, I’m able to turn negative stressful feelings into beauty and hope. While I couldn’t find words…

The childish dimension

In Izquierdo, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Whenever I write about an abstract work, or name it, I try hard not to ruin the surprise and the pleasure that I would have liked observers to experience when they explore it. Not only that objectivity doesn’t exist in…

The vision of a flying insect

In Manati, Oil on Canvas, Paintings

Inspired by and dedicated to the zillions of disturbing insects out there; mosquitoes, flies, no-see-ums and many other species of tiny flying creatures that live and prosper in the tropics.Living for many years in a wild tropical environment, I had…

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 higher…

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