Rooted

Rooted

Rooted. At the end of last year, the painting "Rooted" had found a new home. This week, I finally had the opportunity to see it in its new context and frame. By this I mean not only the spatial frame... Weiterlesen
Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms Cherry Blossoms are a major theme in the area where I live. Among other things a road bicycle race is named after it, as well as a public hiking event, and several buildings have "cherry blossoms" in their... Weiterlesen
Paintings Sold in 2013

Paintings Sold in 2013

In place of a real year review (which I might do at a later point), I want to share a little collage of the paintings that I painted and sold this year. Half of them were sold during the exhibition... Weiterlesen
Barbados Beach

Barbados Beach

Here is another painting based on the vacation pic of somebody else. This time it is a photo taken by my sister south of Bridgetown in Barbados. I just love this atmosphere of sun and clouds, reflected on the water,... Weiterlesen
Lake Crossing, Mali

Lake Crossing, Mali

This is another painting based on one of my favorite photos - a Boso pirogue (dugout canoe) carries people across the lake of Selengué in the south of Mali. The setting sun bathed everything in orange light and is beautifully... Weiterlesen
Lanikai Beach, Hawaii

Lanikai Beach, Hawaii

High time to post my recent paintings. Some of them were done several weeks ago but I was either traveling or had problems with bad photos. So, here is one painting that is based on one of my favorite photos... Weiterlesen
Vineyards in Lower Austria

Vineyards in Lower Austria

This is another painting based on somebody's favorite vacation picture. Sabine who is from Lower Austria but lives now in Styria wrote: My family organizes each year a family hiking day. This time we chose the area around Hollenburg. We... Weiterlesen
Swiss Mountains

Swiss Mountains

Here is another view of the Swiss mountains - a landscape painting showing a beautiful spot near Medels in Rheinwald, with beautiful green meadows and interesting rock formations, all bathed in warm afternoon sun.
Bonamargy Friary, Ireland

Bonamargy Friary, Ireland

After a short break, I am back to posting. I was busy packing, traveling and regenerating after the travel. The following painting was already done before the trip. It shows the wrought iron gate of the Bonamargy Friary in Ballycastle, Ireland.... Weiterlesen
San Gimignano, Italy

San Gimignano, Italy

This painting of San Gimignano, Italy, is based on the favorite photo of friends. Roland provided the following story with it: My wife and I have undertaken several short trips for our wedding anniversary. For our Silver Wedding (25th anniversary)... Weiterlesen
Quay in Caorle, Italy

Quay in Caorle, Italy

My family has vacationed in Caorle as long as I can remember, but I have not been here for many years, except for a short visit two years ago. One of my favorite motives is the quay which ends at... Weiterlesen
Fall Parkway

Fall Parkway

This painting is based on a photography by Lars Van De Goor which I used with his permission. I really admire his photography and this particular one was especially inspiring. As mentioned before, I love trees and parkways in particular.... Weiterlesen