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Linda Altern

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Birthplace
Vereeniging

Birth year
1980

Lives in
Cape Town

Works in
Cape Town

Website

Representing galleries

Tags
portraiture modern realism, underwater realism painting, landscape

Statement

I paint mostly underwater scenes because I dive a lot and enjoy being in the water. Painting this subject reflects who I am and how I feel when I’m in the water, free. My goal is to not limit myself with this subject but to learn how to excel in others also. I make decisions during the course of my work by choosing a focal point; finding balance; establishing a rhythm of tranquility and choosing warm and cool colours to represent energy, peace, joy and so forth. My favourite tool is using my fingers to paint. It creates a pattern of gentleness and harmony. A painting has turned out really well when I feel 100% comfortable and satisfied with the results. It must evoke a sense of excitement and purity. With diligence, knowledge and skills, I will continue to use the talent that God has given me. 

Recent Exhibits

Linda Altern participated in these exhibits:

Apr, 2012 Re:Location
www.StateoftheArt.co.za
 
Feb, 2012 Art In Process
www.StateoftheArt.co.za
 
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