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Artistic tour (artworks)

Artistic tour (artworks)

The protagonist of this exhibition is space; the space and its people. The intention is to listen and see this space as it is, and show its different facets through an artistic journey. The works are the result of the artists' interpretation of the space and the stories told by the participating neighbours themselves. I … Continue reading Artistic tour (artworks)

The Discourse Project

The Discourse Project

Discourse [41.3777, 2.1416] is a mirror covered ring with the same shape and dimensions as the fountains in the lake of the Parc d'Espanya Industrial in Barcelona. The art installation was originally created for the ephemeral and site specific onsite exhibition I curated in July this year. After the event, I decided to create a journey … Continue reading The Discourse Project

On the Rocks

On the Rocks

Last weekend, we spent a relaxed weekend with friends (and kids) in a beautiful masia on the outskirts of Llagostera. Sent the kids up to their huge room for a pyjama party and the adults finally got some time to ourselves. Whilst we chatted and debated, I sometimes stopped and just looked around. And then started taking these photographs … Continue reading On the Rocks

the Universe Within

the Universe Within

Pause. Feel connected. Reach out. I've been feeling grounded recently. It feels good. It feels natural. I feel more aware of myself, my faults, other people's faults. It's ok. With perspective it's understandable. From a distance it's not painful. It's the way we are wired. It's ok. I was eating a tangerine whilst speaking to … Continue reading the Universe Within

Conclusion – New Life

Conclusion – New Life

First I was melancholic, then I was sad, then I found some way to express myself. I was baffled as I didn't understand what I was up to. I called the pieces Untitled and moved on. Making the pieces made me feel in tune with myself and I got inspired and my energy came back. … Continue reading Conclusion – New Life

Coming out of the Dark

Coming out of the Dark

In my visual language, darkness is not something to be scared about, or something to stay away from. Darkness can be comforting, it is an unknown, but a comfortable or even friendly unknown and this is shown in the warm and rich hues it which it is embedded. In this picture, Coming out of the … Continue reading Coming out of the Dark

Ode to a loved soul

Ode to a loved soul

I can feel your energy My father was my mentor, the one who really shaped my perspective about life, love and all things abstract. He was also a friend who whom I could debate and learn from life's many lessons. He's given me ambition, thought me how to think out of the box and follow … Continue reading Ode to a loved soul

Connecting Energies

Connecting Energies

The second year of my father's passing away is fast approaching. This is bringing a whole new set on unknown emotions to the surface which I am trying to process. Am I feeling melancholic? Am I at peace with his death? I know that I miss him and try to fit his presence in my … Continue reading Connecting Energies

A Visual Poem

A Visual Poem

In my visual language, darkness is not something to be scared about, or something to stay away from. Darkness can be comforting, it is an unknown, but a comfortable or even friendly unknown and this is shown in the warm and rich hues it which it is embedded. The second year of my father’s passing … Continue reading A Visual Poem

New Exhibition: “SeeMe Takeover Times Square” in New York

New Exhibition: “SeeMe Takeover Times Square” in New York

My photographs below have been selected to take part in the “SeeMe Takeover Times Square” exhibition in New YorkThe show took place on Thursday, July 24th from 8-9pm and consisted of a collage of see | me's artists on the billboards of this important landmark. The billboards are located at 46th St. and Broadway in … Continue reading New Exhibition: “SeeMe Takeover Times Square” in New York

“Bereavement” – Father & Daughter in black&white

“Bereavement” – Father & Daughter in black&white

My darling father has just passed away from a long sickness and as I find myself missing him immensely, I look at the relationship of my own daughter with her father with new eyes. The photos are in black and white to suggest this melancholy that I am feeling.... It's just a moment in our … Continue reading “Bereavement” – Father & Daughter in black&white

Exhibition: “Scope Art Fair”, Miami Beach

Exhibition: “Scope Art Fair”, Miami Beach

As mentioned in a previous post I was selected to take part in the See | Me booth of the Scope art fair, in Miami Beach, Florida. Obviously this is very exciting and I'm super thrilled to be part of such a show!! (More about Scope). Unfortunately it seems that this time I won't be … Continue reading Exhibition: “Scope Art Fair”, Miami Beach

Inauguration Photos: “Creatives Rising”, New York

Inauguration Photos: “Creatives Rising”, New York

Thank you, Ambika Singh (500px.com/AmbikaSingh) for documenting the event with these great photos. "What a night for an international gathering of creativity in Long Island City. This past Saturday evening over 3,000 creatives, artists, and like-minded trend setters gathered in Long Island City to celebrate a digital display of over 5,000 images of artwork from … Continue reading Inauguration Photos: “Creatives Rising”, New York

New Exhibition: “Creatives Rising” in New York

New Exhibition: “Creatives Rising” in New York

  A Dance in the Dark has been selected be a part of another international exhibition see | me are producing titled “Creatives Rising” in New York See.Me presents #CreativesRising Saturday October 5th, 2013 6pm - Midnight See | Exhibition Space 26-19 Jackson Ave. Long Island City, NY 11101 Setting up the exhibition :)

Exhibition: “The Story of the Creative” in New York

Exhibition: “The Story of the Creative” in New York

A selection of my photos have been selected be a part of a special international exhibition See | Me are producing this summer titled “The Story of the Creative” in New York! I have been invited to exhibit up to three images of my work within the newly installed digital exhibition room of the See … Continue reading Exhibition: “The Story of the Creative” in New York

Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Daughter & Volvo P1800E

Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Daughter & Volvo P1800E

I'm going to have to sell my beautiful vintage Volvo P1800E and as a farewell I took a session of Portraits in the Dark with Liza on the driving seat (and my mother babysitting!).  I love the contrast between old and new, movement and stability.

Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Father

Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Father

Light allows us to see what is in front of us; darkness allows us to feel the aura of those around us. In this set of portraits, I photograph my father in what I believe to be his element.. on his boat. Statement for Portraits in the Dark: Darkness can be perceived as a warm … Continue reading Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Father

Selected for Exhibition: Women in Photography

Selected for Exhibition: Women in Photography

My photo entitled A Dance for the Future, from the A Dance in the Dark series was selected to form part of the following exhibition: "An exhibit in Celebration of International Women’s Month, March. Representing and connecting women from around the world from all backgrounds and cultures, working in all areas of life who share … Continue reading Selected for Exhibition: Women in Photography

A Prayer for the Future

A Prayer for the Future

Sometimes life takes us places we don't really want to go to, thoughts we don't really want to face. But we have to. I took these photos in a period I knew that some things weren't right, and yet I didn't believe it yet, I couldn't. I held on to hope and chance just like … Continue reading A Prayer for the Future

TWILIGHT : HOPE : UNDERWATER (2012)

I come from a tiny island country in the middle of the Mediterranean sea and since I was a child have always felt to be more in my element in the sea than on land. So being pregnant and not allowed to travel to the sea was particularly hard for me. Until now. Last weekend … Continue reading TWILIGHT : HOPE : UNDERWATER (2012)

7/9 months to change

7/9 months to change

I've been going through a difficult pregnancy and have been stuck at home for a while now. Since I am usually a very active, outgoing and sociable person this has been very hard for me. Although I love being pregnant and 'interacting' with baby, I feel as though I've lost who I was before, like … Continue reading 7/9 months to change

Anxiety (Insomnia)

Anxiety (Insomnia)

I'm in a state of big changes and this shows especially at night. I cannot sleep, and when I do, my dreams are very vivid and scary. I wake up every morning feeling tired and lost... what's happening to me? Will I be a bad mother? Why am I running away all the time? Why … Continue reading Anxiety (Insomnia)

New Painting: Energies VI

New Painting: Energies VI

The idea behind the Energies series: Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our children.. We inhabit a particular space and time, however our energy is constant and infinite.. Our energies do not die or extinguish, rather, they change and evolve into something new. This is the final painting … Continue reading New Painting: Energies VI

New Painting: Energies V

New Painting: Energies V

I have been invited to take part in the Kunstart Art Fair 2012 in Bolzano, Italy and was asked to continue working on my Energies series. This is the third painting from this continued series. The idea behind the Energies series: Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our … Continue reading New Painting: Energies V

New Painting: Energies IV

New Painting: Energies IV

This is the second painting from this continued Energies series. The idea behind the Energies series: Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our children.. We inhabit a particular space and time, however our energy is constant and infinite.. Our energies do not die or extinguish, rather, they change … Continue reading New Painting: Energies IV

New Painting: Energies III

I have been invited to take part in the Kunstart Art Fair 2012 in Bolzano, Italy and was asked to continue working on my Energies series. This is the first painting from this continued series. The idea behind the Energies series: Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our … Continue reading New Painting: Energies III

New Painting: Energies – New Life

New Painting: Energies – New Life

This set is based on the idea that we are made up of energy, which can take various forms but which is constant and infinite. Our forefathers have long been gone, yet we still carry their physical, temperamental and habitual traits with us in our everyday life.. they make us who we are, and these … Continue reading New Painting: Energies – New Life

New Painting: Energies II

New Painting: Energies II

Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our children.. We inhabit a particular space and time, however our energy is constant and infinite.. Our energies do not die or extinguish, rather, they change and evolve into something new. "Energies II" Collage, acrylic and oils on canvas 40 x 40cm

New Painting: Energies I

New Painting: Energies I

Maybe we are energies, ideas and experiences passed on from our forefathers to our children.. We inhabit a particular space and time.. Our energies do not die, they just evolve into something new. "Energies I" Collage, acrylic and oils on canvas 40 x 40cm — in Barcelona.

Similarities: A family based in Barcelona

Father and Son Brother and Sister Mother and Daughter This set is called: Similarities: A family based in Barcelona As part of the series: Similarities: An Investigation on Hereditary Alikeness which goes beyond generations, age and gender. As part of an ongoing investigation on hereditary genes and the way they are received from parents and … Continue reading Similarities: A family based in Barcelona

Similarities: Two Sisters from Madrid

Rosa and Pilar This set is called: Similarities: Two Sisters from Madrid As part of the series: Similarities: An Investigation on Hereditary Alikeness which goes beyond generations, age and gender. As part of an ongoing investigation on hereditary genes and the way they are received from parents and passed on to their offspring, I focus … Continue reading Similarities: Two Sisters from Madrid