Donald Groscost explores the natural world through the arena of memory and the subconscious
whereby a myriad of cultural references as disparate as animated films, childrenâ€™s books or visual
technologies often collide in a single form
I am interested in painting as a lens through which to reconcile my perception of the corporeal world
with intangible notions of intense human emotion, experience and meaning. It is an understanding
of art as a treatise on human nature.
I create renditions of fantasy trees, stylized nudes, birds and other subject matter, that capture my imagination. Most of my artwork is small in size.
My "almost daily" blog is here: http://ninakuriloff.blogspot.com
My painting style is realistic in essence. I paint this way because I love the world as it appears with its infinite shapes, color and substance. My paintings are representations of both esthetic and spiritual experiences.