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Imagined Dream Paintings

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Imagined Dream Paintings

Acrylic on canvas, 2011

These paintings are not illustrations in the sense that they are not representing any story. However, I’m posting them here in case a similar style is needed for illustration.
About the creative process: I was trying to explore movement. I started by drawing all kinds of things that resembled movement, and found out that the horses were an ideal subject to explore it.
I also searched for intriguing elements, such as dresses and children and made compositions in order to discover how to do it.
After this I started exploring dancers, as you may see in another project.
They were done for a solo exhibition.