Artist Statement

Capturing the Ephemeral Dance: A Symphony of Water and Color

As an abstract expressionist watercolorist, I find myself drawn to the enchanting interplay between water and pigment. My artistic journey is a continuous exploration of the fluid nature of both mediums, resulting in a vibrant and dynamic tapestry that captures the essence of the moment. Through my work, I convey the intangible beauty of emotions, thoughts, and energies that course through our existence, much like the ceaseless flow of water.

Watercolor is the perfect medium for me to translate my fascination with the dance of water onto the paper. Every stroke is an invitation for water and color to intermingle, creating spontaneous shapes and forms that echo the unpredictable paths life often takes. I revel in the unpredictability of the watercolor process, allowing it to guide me as much as I guide it. This collaboration between artist and medium gives rise to a unique visual language that speaks directly to the heart, transcending the limitations of words.

My color palette is a celebration of life’s vibrancy. I choose hues that evoke emotions ranging from the serene tranquility of azure blues to the fiery intensity of sunset oranges. Just as the emotions within us ebb and flow, so do the colors on my paper. The juxtaposition of vivid pigments forms a visual symphony that mirrors the complex emotions we experience in our human journey.  However, beneath the surface of vivid pigments lies a deeper narrative. My work delves into the transient nature of existence and the impermanence of our moments. Water, a universal symbol of fluidity, reflects our own ever-changing lives. By harnessing its energy and infusing it into my art, I seek to capture the fleeting instances that shape our stories.

Through my abstract expressionist watercolors, I invite viewers to embark on their own journeys of introspection. As they immerse themselves in the flowing contours and the radiant colors, I hope they discover the profound connections between the fluidity of water and the complexity of human emotions. My art becomes a bridge between the tangible and the intangible, the fleeting and the eternal.

In this collection, I invite you to witness the fusion of water and pigment as they engage in a dance of creation. Each brushstroke, each cascade of color, is an invitation to embrace the beauty of the present moment and to find solace in the transitory nature of existence. Just as water finds its course, so does the essence of my art find resonance in the hearts of those who experience it.

Welcome to my world, where the flow of water meets the vivid spectrum of emotions, giving rise to a symphony of color that resonates deep within the soul.