I made these drawings back in 2008-2009 when I attended visual Arts Education of the Repin institute in Kotka, Finland. The school wasn't in St. Petersburg but the teachers came from the st. Petersburg Art Academy.
Looking at these now it's fun to notice the little instructive drawings the teachers made on the sides of the
First blog update on my Red Dawn exhibition project.
The first part of my exhibition series opens at Tiedostamo 4.4.2012. The first exhibition will show process paintings and drawings. Most of the work shown will be preliminary sketches which viewers can comment on and have the chance to influence the look of the second part of the exhibition. The second exhibition will show "the final product" a set of finalized large scale paintings.
I'll post a few process sketches now. More pictures will follow in later posts.
Conquest, War, Famine, Death - Oil on canvas 100 cm x 75cm
I painted this one in late 2011 for a group show. It was fun to do something with real paints after a perioid of working only digitally. I actually might continue this one since there are areas I think could use some additional work.