Painting

The paintings presented here were made in Atelier II, following some parameters dedicated to specific proposals. Except a few exceptions (the copy and the personal interpretation) , the works stand out as an devolpment and focus on the LGBTQ+ community. Androgynous, fluid and transgender people are portrayed in order to explore the barriers between femininity and masculinity.

I- Copy

Fig. 1- Copy of  ”Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose” by John Singer Sargent, 1885-1886; 2020; oil on canvas; 110 x 89 cm.

II- Alla Prima

Fig. 2-  Untitled, 2020, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 cm.

Fig. 3-  Untitled, 2020, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 cm.

Fig. 4-  Untitled, 2020, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 cm.

 Fig. 5- Untitled, 2020, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 cm.

III- Scales

Fig. 6- Chen, 2020, Oil on canvas, 120 x 90 cm. 

Fig. 7-  Untitled, 2020, oil on interior of a matchbox, 6,5 x 5 cm.

Fig. 8- Chen II, 2020, oil on canvas, 120 x 90 cm.

Fig. 9- Untitled, 2020, oil on the back of a smartphone, 14 x 7 cm.

 IV –  Composition

Fig. 10- Filipe, 2021, oil on canvas, 150 x 90 cm.

Fig. 11- Detail of the previous painting. 

VI- Simplification, Expression, Abstraction

Fig. 12- Untitled (Expression, Simplification and Abstraction) , 2021, oil on mdf, each 60 x 40 cm.

 VII –  Personal interpretation 

 Fig. 13- After the girls, 2021, oil and sand on canvas, 120 x 91 cm.

 VIII- Key words 

This paintings result as a culmination of the previous works, here, with a more explicit aproach, I work with the concepts – human figure, transsexuality and conflict.

 Fig. 14-  Untitled, 2021 , oil and acrylic on canvas, 120 x 120 cm.

Fig. 15- Detail of the previous painting.

Fig. 16- Untitled, 2021, oil and acrylic on canvas, 160 x 105 cm.

Fig. 17- Detail of the previous painting.

IX – Experiences and final project

The paintings bellow are an experience involving the theme transformism, which the process and construction of the character is developed further on the project.

Fig. 18- Untitled, 2021, oil and acrylic on canvas, 120 x 90 cm.

Fig. 19- Untitled; 2021; oil , acrylic and sand on canvas; 120 x 60 cm.

To see the final atelier project check ”Doll Project”.