During the last years, the mountain became a subject that was getting more and more into my canvases. I am attracted to its peaks, lines, snowy glimpses as in this work depicting the Monte Rosa glacier. The colliding planes give the rhythm to the work and in the glacier’s white there is the spatulate gesture that makes that movement insidious and fast. Happy Monday and good week at all!
What I freally like about my job is the chance to travel. Last week I went to the Fondation Beyeler in Basel to see the exhibition of Rudolf Stingel, a formidable artist able to use the most ancient means of art history, painting, and make it always new. The painting you see below (where I also had a picture taken) of 335x459cm oil on canvas left me breathless! I drew my English in front of the lady who took the picture: […]