• Jussi

Building painting "15" for the exhibition About Light

One of the latest paintings, "15" serves here as an example of my style of building a picture. Doing just enough to convey the idea but just below the "too much of everything" and "sweat". For me it has always been a struggle to hit the sweet spot where the painting is ready and everything else is just covering the canvas with surplus detail. So I tried very hard not to overdo.

An example from Rabat Medina

The theme for December show is about light. My art teacher once said "paintings are made of light". So, the main thing since then is for me not to paint