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by Kjell Folkvord

Paintings - 50.0cm x 50.0cm x 4.0cm


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    Type | Original Art
    Medium | Paintings > Acrylic
    Style | Abstract
    Subject | Abstract
    Year | 2009
    Size | 50.0cm x 50.0cm x 4.0cm
    Ready to hang | Yes
    Signed | Yes
    Materials | Acrylic on Linen
  • Feeling Home

    One thought has followed me through my whole life: how to take care of this globe of ours.
    Perhaps it only takes for all of us to stretch out our arms to the person next to us and find a common way to sustain life on our planet. And include, of course, all the living creatures, plants and trees. We are in a symbiotic relationship with all life on earth. So simple -and yet so difficult to achieve!

    My painting touches on this thought from the perspective of imagining our globe from space: a blue diamond.

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    Kjell Folkvord

    “The aim of Art is not to represent the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” Aristotle. This quotation represents my aim as a painter: to communicate from my inner landscape with colours, lines and forms. Colours are letters to me, coming together to form “words”. A colour might ask for a friend, which I need to find or mix. My experience, emotions, memories and cognitive resources are my tools. Experimentation is important: to walk down a rarely traveled road. My main medium is acrylic on canvas, also Compositions on paper. I enjoy making series eg “A Year - Portrait…

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