Saturday 16th Novembern2019 I had Julia Gómes Avilés over as a model again. I wanted to express her dancing skills by a dynamic pose in which she holds her foot and combine it with her bodily features running off paper like natural waves.
I was intrigued by the compact forms of the model’s body and especially by the curve of her tibia tot he instep of her foot.
Based on a earlier roundism graphite pencil drawing I made this pastel adding the realm of colours. I wanted the woman appear in a kind of midsummernight’s dream with lots of yellow and blues, girded with some purples and pinks.
Roundism – 24-11-17 (sold) A new graphite pencil drawing in the roundism series in which I experimented with deformations of body shapes with the purpose of keeping the forms as […]
Model session 2 @ Rotterdam – 19-11-17 Short positions at live model sketching took me back to reinvent my way rendering human bodies and together with my new found […]
Roundism – 26-09-17 I am on track doing some new nudes with my favorite model of Indian descendance. She has this beautiful copper skin hues bounching from yellow, orange […]
Mildred 2 – session 22-07-17 (at Studio Brugman, at Voorburg, Netherlands) Drawn in one of the monthly live drawing sessions at Studio Brugman, Voorburg, Netherlands. I like to keep […]
A pastel version of the graphite pencil drawing ‘Roundism – 26-05-17’. I used the primary colours red, yellow and blue to honor ‘De Stijl’, a dutch art movement that celebrates its 100 birthday this year.
Hélène – session 2 @ Studio Brugman – 20-05-17 Drawn in one of the monthly live drawing sessions at Studio Brugman, Voorburg, Netherlands. Great session and back to cubism […]
I always wanted to do a piece after Rembrandt’s Jeremiah lamenting Jerusalem’s destruction and I could not find a more appropiate subject than the horrific destruction of Aleppo.