Ever since my mid teens I’ve been aware of environment issues. Scientists first described global warming due to increasing carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide levels in the atmosphere around that […]
Sitting in my studio with the cold wind and rain from storm Freya buffeting the windows it seems strange that 4 weeks ago, at the beginning of February, I was able to go painting on location in reasonable comfort.
Its taken me about 3 months to complete this painting. When I started out one of the things I didn’t know was that it would take this long. Others things were what it would finally look like when finished and what it was going to be called.
My imagined conversation with a friend about this painting I produced in June.
For the time being I’ve declared this painting finished, but who knows I may come back to it.
La Maroma is the focal point of a fertile valley dotted with Fincas, vineyards and groves of olives and avocado.
Analogy or metaphor? I confess I’m unclear on the difference between these concepts.