Tag Archive: On the origin of species


NATURA XXVIII

Ink, chalk and acrylic paint on paper, 75 x 140 cm

CHARLES DARWIN: notebooks recovered!!

And this week, the notebooks of Charles Darwin where found again! And his book “On the origin of species” was and is a big inspiration for me still. At this moment, I am reading “The voyage of the Beagle”.Very interesting

drawing Darwin On the origin of species

Large drawing!

On the origin of species V

ink, acrylic paint, pastel and charcoal on paper. 150 x 180 cm

Natura XV

Drawing from the series “Die begin van die aarde”, a poem by Antjie Krog.

Siberian chalk on paper, 70 x 100 cm

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70 x 100 cm

Acrylic, charcoal and oilpaint on paper

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My starting points here were the sculptures of Italian artists during the Renaissance, like Giambologna, Michelangelo and Bernini. And link them to my previous research of Gaia and Pythia.

And: the creation of the world (Darwin): “On the origin of species”.

Acrylic paint and siberian chalk on paper, 100 x 70 cm.

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Details

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Waterworld 2

oil on canvas, 120 x 80 cm

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Small painting/drawing. Acrylic, chalk and oil on paper. 50 x 65 cm

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Photography

A triptych. Three pictures, 60 x 90 cm

Finished this one yesterday.

Darwin, Darwin, Darwin.

80 x 120 cm. Oil on canvas.

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