are the central image in my work.
For me they are the Perfect Universe
My paintings can be considered acts of fidelity to the beauty inherent in life; to the old masters; to purity and innocence; to the craft and to the Shells themselves.
Why Shells? Because l love them dearly.
The famous Sufi poet Rumi said:
It might be asked: why concentrate on
As in a sonata or in a sonnet, the economy of means results in a greater focus on what I want to say: diaphanous stillness, balance and depth in a ambient of pictorial poetry.
For me, the Shells are
Their reality is the visual
I prefer to contemplate a reconciled world,