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Svetlana Kurmaz

FLIGHT

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  • Natural, Warm Wall Art with a light fleur of Minimalism and Art Deco style. Original Oil Painting. The Artwork creates a lively & colorful focal point that adds joy to any room.


    FLIGHT
    Svetlana Kurmaz
    oil on canvas
    Size (HxWxD) in CM: 100 x 70 x 3 CM
    Size (HxWxD) in INCHES: 39 x 28 x 1 INCHES
    2019

  • Artist’s Description:

    This is just that rare case when I remember exactly where and when I came up with the picture. The plane took off beyond the clouds, the sunlight was too bright, and I closed my eyes. I saw this plot and character so accurately that I remember how in my thoughts I turned the aviator’s right hand, deciding that such a gesture would be more suitable. I made a fist drawing in my sketchbook on my return to Prague. This was the beginning of my favourite theme: a woman pilot, a woman and the sky. Here I portrayed a young woman in a pilot suit on the airfield, beyond which is a large sky in which there is an airplane. This is the aspiration and intention of the flight. Here, as in many of my paintings, the influence of the style of the 30s is noticeable: a clear line, local color relationships, even the character and clothes of the model remind that time. The painting was done in light royal blue, noble gray and white tones with warm shades of ocher and umber. This painting is part of my 2019 Festive Promenade collection.

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