painting

                                                                                                                     ‘ There is an unusual harmony between the hues, tones, marks and shapes; she locks all of  them in, as if they united their powers to create a fragment of the world that does and does not, simultaneously, exiJacob's ladder - oil on linen on board 50cm X 40cm 2017st outside the image. In its being a part of the ‘outside’ the image has connections to the artist, her experiences and imagination. A part, which it is not ‘outside’, forges identity that cannot be replicated. Such a duality warrants a dynamics of ambiguities beyond insecure definition or hidden correspondence with what is familiar. …. the colours and shapes forge a harmony of ordinary life, even though they confidently claim a stake in High Art aesthetics…’

Dr Slavka Sverakova Works & Days Artist catalogue. 2008