The mirror of my universe

My work lays bare more inadequacies and raw emotions than it was intended to reveal. In my mind I have achieved a convincing illusion of visible reality and in this website I am reassembling all my 'seeing', 'doing' and 'thinking' into a mirror of my own universe.
Posts tagged "Family"
Next Generation

Next Generation

This painting tries to capture one of the most precious moments in life. The absolute awe when grandparents first set eyes on their grandchild.  The unconditional love between the generations as the precious family tree comes into reality and the bond starts growing. The subtle familiar features between the grandfather and the baby become more...
My Teddy

My Teddy

The boy clings to his caregiver while holding his teddy firmly amongst the adult commotion around him.  The viewer does not know what is happening but there is a sense of trepidation. It is as if the people have been stamping the red African soil in protest or in desperation. One sees a lonely child...
Ma

Ma

An expressionist portrait of my lovely mum.
Hesitant

Hesitant

This painting captures the emotions of a little boy on a farm in South Africa.
Us

Us

A protective parent, curious children and the reality of them and us.
Woman & Child

Woman & Child

African woman and child collecting corn.