I continue to paint a lot, but it’s getting harder and harder to surpass previous work. Maybe they look pretty much the same for some viewers anyway. For me, however, it is about certain issues that I would like to perfect over time.
What is becoming more and more central to my concern is the question of “beauty”. Painting beautiful pictures has never been my primary concern, but of course I have to focus on it. Beautiful without appearing compliant seems to me to be a good compromise. (Incidentally, the picture below is part of a series of dragons that I would like to introduce soon.
In another series I deal with depression and the following picture is one of them..
More of this at: gestural paintings