Article published in Canning Times

After volunteering for painting a kennel for RSPCA (see post Kennel for RSPCA Million Paws Walk 2015), the Canning Times (from Community Newspaper Group) got in touch with me to write an article regarding the kennel I painted for the auction. Exciting!! :) The article was published last June. If you want to read it,…

Kennel for RSPCA Million Paws Walk 2015

I was asked to support RSPCA by painting a kennel for the next RSPCA Million Paws Walk event. Among other activities, that day they were going to host an auction of kennels painted by different artists in WA, and the funds raised would go towards RSPCA projects to provide care and protection of animals. I was very…

Regatta in Perth

This is my latest painting, “Regatta in Perth”. Perth is a wonderful city, and ever since I moved here I wanted to paint the beautiful view you have of the skyline from South Perth, which is the icon of the city, and I finally did it! :) And to make it better, I decided to…

Reason’s tragedy

“Human reason has this peculiar fate that in one species of its knowledge it is burdened by questions which, as prescribed by the very nature of reason itself, it is not able to ignore, but which, as transcending all its powers, it is also not able to answer” – Immanuel Kant (Critique of Pure Reason) Charcoal…

Magnificence in the oceans

“. . . mixing with the soft waves themselves (…) these are the times of dreamy quietude, when beholding the tranquil beauty and brilliancy of the ocean’s skin, one forgets the tiger heart that pants beneath it… “ – Herman Melville (Moby Dick) Oil and acrylic painting “Humpback whale” by Marta Galindo.

As if the sand was stone

“Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand was stone.” – Jorge Luis Borges Oil painting “Indiana Teahouse, Cottesloe” by Marta Galindo.