Philippe at Samos, Kore Animated

Philippa at Samos animated

Charcoal, acrylic, pastel on paper; 2015

Size: w 14″ x h 19″

After a marble statue of Philippe, from the group signed by Geneleos, found in Samos. A kore is a Greek maiden of the archaic period in Greek sculpture. Another study of this figure is currently on exhibit at The Piggery in Newburgh, Ontario. (See below.)

Between Us

Between Us

Acrylic, graphite, pastel, collage on canvas
Size: h 36″ x w 36″
The inspiration for this painting I owe to the Cucuteni culture circa 4300 BC. Front and back of the same 6-inch terracotta figurine are shown. The original piece resides in the National Museum of Romanian History in Bucharest. Its precise function and form are not known.

Spring (Detail)

Spring (Detail)

Acrylic, pastel, paper collage on canvas
Size: w 30″ x h 22″

This piece was created for the “Inspired” event honouring Henry Vyfvinkel, taking place May 31, 2014 at the Marianne van Silfhout Gallery in Brockville (https://www.stlawrencecollege.ca/campuses-and-services/campus-services/marianne-van-silfhout-gallery/inspired-fundraising-event/). I have donated it to the gallery for the event. All premium ticket holders will take home a work of art, included in the price of admission.