Much of her work is concerned with the abstraction of form from basic structural principles and organic origins. Many themes make reference to the human bodgy and wildlife while others represnet abstract concepts rooted in religion, history and the human psyche. Commissioned work, on whatever scale, is of particular interest as she is stimulated by the need to meet the clients wishes within a budget, while retaining her own artistic integrity.
Although it seemed a daunting project to commission a sculpture on the internet with a tight deadline, Plamen Dimitrov in Bulgaria made it as easy as possible for me in Brazil by producing a series of little clay sketches after each email and sending photos it seemed by return. He worked round the clock and was incredibly intuitive with his understanding of what I wanted. This was despite an 8 hour time difference and having poor English as our common language. He w... [Read more]
Ilan Gorin, Ipanema, Brazil.