Small sample of recent work 2016-18

The objective of the work is to paint portraits of flesh and subjects from nature as and through flesh.
In other words, paint how flesh experiences itself and what it sees around it.
I work mainly with soft pastels for the larger works and watercolours for the smaller works.

Working on these paintings I looked to Baroque painting and especially the work of Caravaggio and Rubens, intending to study the creation of pictorial space in terms of the body and flesh, desiring to bring this quality back to painting.

 The Fall, pastel on paper, 87x125cm     
 Resurrection Pastel on paper 87x125     
 Pastel on paper 70x100cm     
 Inferno Pastel on paper, 87x125cm     
 Attachment, pastel on paper 1x1.5m