Valerie J.A. Vandermotten

Let the Sunshine In

Material: Acrylic on linen
Size: 215 x 142 cm

Made during the lockdown and confinement caused by Covid-19, this painting as the title is aimed at to bring the sunshine in home to get a warm and soothing feeling.
Born in Brussels, I started painting about 10 years ago after the writing of a thesis on the young generation for art museums. I studied the fundamental techniques at the Uccle School of Art and the Wavre School of Fine Arts. I lived between Brussels and Northern California during 8 years and in 2017 I earned a post-baccalaureate in visual arts at UC Berkeley Extension. My travels pushed me to express universal feelings in my abstract paintings. I am now based in Brussels South where I live and work.

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  • Publiek from 01-10-2020 23:33 till 30-11-2020 23:34
  • Jury from 29-09-2020 15:21 till 01-11-2020 15:22

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