Featured in Portugal, LISBON and Surroundings (Portugal), Bricks, Blocks, Tiles and Mosaic Mania, The Best of RedBubble Group, Inside the Self Portrait, COLLAGE with traditional mediums, Decorative and Traditional Art, Superbly Visual groups, Women Painters Group and Vavoom Vibration in Art and Universe Group
This work is mainly symbolist, full of symbols of Portugal and Africa, cartography, tiles and African textures, this woman more than a physical woman is a being clothed with the Portuguese flag, with hair that is a map and having behind her a bow … maybe a painting that tells many “stories” in a single representation and is in the viewer discover these symbols and their connections ..
Selfportrait surrounded by geometric elements that make allusion to my memories and my imaginary.
This painting is wrapped in African, Portuguese, Arabic and Oriental cultural references that are part of me as a person. In women’s clothes is displayed the flag of Portugal, the jewelry is Portuguese tradicional jewelery (gondomarense)
The painting is cut by lines of force expressed in several contradictory diagonals, one of which is very strong and literally cuts the middle forming two larger triangles united at the base. The triangle being the symbol of balance, so there is a very intense fight. This violent struggle contrasts with the calm air of “I’m not here,” which has the woman.
Serie “Doors and windows of the soul”
The original painting is surrounded by a wood worked with textured paste, that is the continuation of the painted geometric forms.