Trinity

Trinity

Egg tempera, 24 k gold, and oil on panel, 2015, 18 x 14"

Virgin of the Sweet Kiss

Virgin of the Sweet Kiss

Egg tempera and gold leaf on panel, 2016, 12 x 12"

St. Jesus Mendez Montoya

St. Jesus Mendez Montoya

Egg tempera and 24 kt gold on board, 11 x 14", 2018

Archangel Michael

Archangel Michael

Egg tempera and 24 k gold on panel, 2015, 9 x 9"

Guardian Angel

Guardian Angel

Egg tempera and gold leaf on panel, 2016, 11 x 8.5"

Vladimir Mother of God

Vladimir Mother of God

Egg tempera, 24 k gold, and oil on panel, 2015, 18 x 14"

St. Nicholas

St. Nicholas

Egg tempera and 24 k gold on panel, 2015, 12 x 11.5"

Kazan Mother of God

Kazan Mother of God

Egg tempera and 24k gold on panel, 2015, 9 x 6"

Deeisis Virgin

Deeisis Virgin

Egg tempera and 24 k gold on panel, 2016, 18 x 14"

The Virgin of the Sweet Kiss

The Virgin of the Sweet Kiss

Egg tempera and 24 k gold on panel, 2015, 9 x 9"

Smolensk Mother of God

Smolensk Mother of God

Egg tempera and 24 kt gold on panel, 2017, 11 x 9.5"

ICONS//Statement

 

A work of art is a living thing, with a body as well as a spirit… This is what I felt first when I began practicing Russian icon painting and this is what became an inspiration for my paintings. Despite many barriers, I found it important to challenge this view and approach canonical icon painting parallel to my contemporary artistic practices. My personal communication through this type of image has touched me at completely different levels; as I believe that icons possess the power of spiritual revelation...

 

 

 

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