Portrait now. Jury-judged portrait exhibition at Frederiksborgsslott in Denmark

Posted on Aug 20, 2021

jag vid målning Frederiksborgsslott
I next to my painting at Frederiksborg Castle, the National Museum of Denmark
Catalog text
“This portrait is a tribute of love for my childhood friend, Ramona. We met in 1971 in former East Germany, where she lived and I visited my German grandmother. That meeting has become a lifelong friendship. In the picture, we are teenagers. I wanted to portray the fragility that two teenage girls radiate and have painted us almost as if we were sitting together, as one body. The trees that are reflected in the water are also we, though old”