Soar – Poem

Soar – Poem

Soar Soar Climb high Enjoy the freedom and endless vastness. Open the wings Float in the blue sky Carried by the wind as your friend. Unfold yourself wide Once again flourish Rejoice in life that's given to you. Let yourself be carried... Weiterlesen
LKS Advanced Course 4.

LKS Advanced Course 4.

LKS Advanced Course 4. At the beginning of July, we have arrived at the last compulsory course of our art study. And with the need to paint our final examination painting which we awaited with trepidation. Teaching Subjects The subjects of the... Weiterlesen
LKS Advanced Course 3 Homework.

LKS Advanced Course 3 Homework.

LKS Advanced Course 3 Homework. As usual, after every compulsory course, we received a list of assignments to be painted at home until the next compulsory course. On the first day of the next course the leader of the academy, Prof.... Weiterlesen
Painting techniques of Impressionism & Expressionism

Painting techniques of Impressionism & Expressionism

Painting techniques of Impressionism & Expressionism Another elective seminar of my art study program, which I had eagerly anticipated, took place in mid-February 2015. The topic was painting techniques of Impressionism and Expressionism and it was taught by Prof. Hannes Baier. As usual, we... Weiterlesen
LKS Advanced Course 3

LKS Advanced Course 3

LKS Advanced Course 3. In February I took the last but one compulsory course of my art study. There was plenty of theoretical teaching, but we also took time working on several thematic paintings in order to prepare ourselves for the final... Weiterlesen
Life and Death – Acrylic Painting

Life and Death – Acrylic Painting

Life and Death - Acrylic Painting This acrylic painting is much larger than all my previous paintings - it is 120 x 100 cm (48 x 40 in). I did it during a LKS class on large-scale paintings. Even transporting the big... Weiterlesen
Rooted – Acrylic Painting

Rooted – Acrylic Painting

Rooted - Acrylic Painting This acrylic painting was some time in the making. I started it during the art conference at the beginning of August but was not satisfied with the background. This week I finally finished it, only two days before the... Weiterlesen
Thirsty Tree 1 – Acrylic Painting

Thirsty Tree 1 – Acrylic Painting

Thirsty Tree 1 - Acrylic Painting This surrealistic painting with acrylic paint shows a thirsty tree clinging to a drop of water that is about to fall into a small puddle, like other drops before it, leaving a pattern of concentric... Weiterlesen
Desert Memories – Acrylic Painting

Desert Memories – Acrylic Painting

Desert Memories - Acrylic Painting Do deserts have memories? In this case, yes. This painting imagines what the memory pictures of a desert region would look like. In three picture frames you can see these memories. Dreaming of times where... Weiterlesen
Tree Explosion – Acrylic Painting

Tree Explosion – Acrylic Painting

Tree Explosion - Acrylic Painting This painting has been through a lot of revisions. During one of my art classes, I tried to apply a new technique but missed one small detail. So, things did not work out as planned... Weiterlesen
Surrealism and Magic Realism today.

Surrealism and Magic Realism today.

Surrealism and Magic Realism today. At the end of July 2014, I participated in another elective seminar as part of my art study program. The topic was Surrealism and Magic Realism. I found both art styles highly fascinating. The course... Weiterlesen
Large format paintings and their potential.

Large format paintings and their potential.

Large format paintings and their potential. In July 2014 I participated in a course about "Large format paintings and their potential" at the Leonardo Kunstakademie Salzburg (Leonardo Art Academy Salzburg). This was one of the elective courses as part of my art... Weiterlesen