Very happy to paint in my home town, I tried to honour the things I see as characterising this place: the fishmonger holds the sacred big fish who gives birth to our beautiful Arrabida. The water is everything. Wall painted … Read More
Here is where some of the work I did inspired by John Berger’s story of the same title. An invocative tale where the narrator encounters his mother’s ghost in a foreign town. Charcoal and acrylic on cardboard.
Laika was the name of the first space dog. She was born in 1954, in Russia. My Laica, portraied in these drip-drawings, was born many years after that, but I never met her as a puppy. She was a black … Read More
Collaboration work with the talented Mr. Caridade (http://caridade.wixsite.com/polpafresca). We are always on the look out for new opportunities to paint walls, check out our website – http://tintafresca.weebly.com/ Paint on wall.
Pictures inspired by big chunks of floating ice, which is the best ice. Printmaking (aquatint and monoprint) and digital.
These were based on a story titled “O Amigo” (The Friend) written by the brilliant Gonçalo M. Tavares, and my general work experience. Paint on paper.