What I mean for Contemporary Romantic Art.
Why "romantic art"? When my acrylic paintings haven't an esoteric approach, romanticism is prevailing in them.
is for me something else as people normally defines it: it comes from
the soul, it is a way of feeling, that softens everything, gives
everything a poetic quality. It is something that happens within us,
before being an artistic trend in a certain period of time.
expresses in my acrylic paintings through round, softly focused shapes.
This is the way I interpret some realities, to bring them into my
acrylic paintings: no stiffness, no sharp-cornered lines. When there is
hardness, it comes from the eyes, from the expression of the portrayed
person, while his/her shape remains soft.
is for me a way to live, it is a filter that gives a certain color and a
certain light to what happens, because it is so that we like to see it.
In my acrylic paintings a romantic atmosphere surrounds everything I
paint and some viewer interprets this as longing for the past. But the
emotions that live in us have no time. Have love or tenderness ceased to
They are no longer "up-to-date" only
for the ones who inhibit and deny them. And so, to reveal some denied
realities becomes topical.And these denied realities create
inconsistency: we live our soap operas because we need dreams, but we
don't realize the games we are taking part in and we fall into a trap of
What I mean for romanticism
is to go under the surface, to give a significance that helps us to come
out of endless repetitive situations.
My romantic paintings point the finger at attitudes, poses, moments that can reveal inconsistency to a careful observer.
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