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Painting, Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 19.7 W x 24 H x 0.6 D in
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The Eternal Doubt It's the doubt that haunts you, especially upon returning. What would my life have been like if I had stayed? It's a doubt that stagnates you, that doesn't let you move forward, and you can't go back because going back is impossible. Serie "Nostalgia" It had been 4 years since I last went to Buenos Aires to see my family (family, friends, loved ones). I spent a month eagerly waiting to go, and I fully enjoyed the 20 days I was there. When I returned, I painted this series. It was two months of yearning for those encounters that flew by, and who knows when they will happen again. As usual, I first paint, express on the canvas, and then realize what those images mean to me. I realize that the palette I chose represents the colors that come to mind when I think of the Río de la Plata. They are the colors of “mate”, earth, and the “hornero” bird. -------------- Serie Nostalgia Hacía 4 años que no iba a Buenos Aires, a ver a mi familia (familia, amigos, seres queridos). Pasé un mes esperando ansiosa por ir, disfruté al máximo los 20 días que estuve, y al regresar pinté esta serie. Fueron dos meses de añorar esos encuentros que se pasaron volando y quién sabe hasta cuándo no volverán a suceder. Como casi siempre, primero pinto, plasmo en la tela y luego me doy cuenta qué significan esas imágenes para mí. Me doy cuenta que la paleta que elegí son los colores que me vienen a la mente cuando pienso en el Río de la Plata. Son los colores del mate, de la tierra, del hornero (pájaro). "La eterna duda" Es la duda que te asalta sobre todo al volver. ¿Cómo hubiera sido mi vida si me hubiese quedado? Es una duda que te estanca, que no te deja avanzar, ni puedes volver atrás porque es imposible volver para atrás.
Painting:Acrylic on Canvas
Size:19.7 W x 24 H x 0.6 D in
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"I paint so as not to get depressed, I look for recreate the sensations I feel underwater, as a way to reconstruct that place, sometimes of security and serenity, and others of vulnerability and loneliness. I compose my images with few elements to provide visual rest: a few colours and one or two figures, which are often the same character and her reflection or alter ego. I use photography as a starting point, most of the time images that I take myself. Before painting I like to study the proportion of the figure, I draw a grid that helps me place it on the support exactly in the place I want and I draw it quite detailed. Then I paint with acrylic, due to its fast drying, the strokes do not lose spontaneity." Ana Patitú was born in 1982, in Argentina. She is currently living in Barcelona.
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