It can take a random image to trigger amazing memories, these are some of mine…May 2018 | Thassos: descending down the mountain through the olive groves, in a car full of special peopleMay 2018 | Thassos: re-entry into LimenariaMay 2018 | Thassos: liquid lunch on local chipero May 2018 | Thassos: less is moreMay 2018 | Thassos: turquoise pumpkins, like the waterMay 2018 | Thassos: Cafe KastroMay 2018 | Thassos: Kastro mountain villageMay 2018 | Thassos: Kastro ducks in a rowMay […]
KARDITSA SERIES | PHOTOGRAPH I 45 Park Lane exhibition | May 2018KARDITSA SERIES | PHOTOGRAPH II 45 Park Lane exhibition | May 2018KARDITSA SERIES | PHOTOGRAPH III 45 Park Lane exhibition | May 2018 Read about this in my journal.
…aka LIFE. We all face challenges, it is part of the human condition, and challenges come in every conceivable form. Like so many, my most recent challenge is in experiencing a difficult divorce. There is a view that the creative process can be enhanced when challenges arise by channeling our emotions into our work, assuming that we are not impeded by physical challenges such as a debilitating illness. However, I discovered that emotional pain can be equally debilitating. The I […]
I am proud to announce my collaboration with the Marylebone-based AFTER NYNE GALLERY, with thanks to founding partners Jennifer Conner and Claire Meadows. AFTER NYNE ARTISTS VESNA MILINKOVIC @ AFTER NYNE GALLERY
On the heels of The Other Art Fair London, I had the opportunity to visit Paris for pleasure rather than work for the first time in over 25 years – I made a B-line for Musée Picasso… I try to pay attention to why certain pieces attract my attention, in general I preferred the understated and the unusual – these were my favourite Picasso works on show… I love the simple, raw quality of this painting, the oxblood background painted […]
5 ABSTRACT ARTISTS at The Other Art Fair London October 2017, thoughts on why these are my personal favourite artists at this year’s London art fair… ANTOINE PUISAIS “the act of painting is always a sweet war between what you show and what you hide… I am interested in what resists.” Puisais engages with the aesthetics of the ruin, like many creatives he discovers and exposes the sublime in degradation. His works are large and highly polished, there is balance and a […]
…recently exhibited at The Other Art Fair London October 2017 Exhibiting in the chaotic and vibrant Shoreditch, London… What to say? There were positives and negatives to exhibiting this time around. On the up side, I met some extraordinary people, artists and visitors alike, including the wonderful Basil Beattie RA (thank you John Clare!), musing on the philosophy of art, as you do. I had some stand up arguments, notably with a fellow slav (you know who you are, wink) on the […]