A painting from my abstract series, carefully packed and ready for take off to a client in Mexico.
Nowadays shipping is so easy and very well done, that my paintings rapidly find there way, all around the world.
Since I like to have enough space around me (where I work, where I live, where I cook, but also in relationships with others), I create my paintings in a way that they can become one with the environment, and don't need a frame.
March 24 - April 19 Solo show Esther Barend at Kunsthuys in Best - Netherlands Abstracts & Portraits You are very welcome at the opening on Sunday March 24 from 13-17 hours Sonseweg 39, Best www.kunsthuysbest.nl
Yes you are right! It’s time to get back to writing in my blog every now and then. Besides painting (a lot!), I’ve been very busy in the past 2 years with settling in my new homeland Spain, renovation and interior design of the old house, and the new company of a few young stray cats, which are a lot less stray now and are friends with my old dog (who’s always been a notorious cat hunter 😂). Currently there’s a solo show of portraits and abstracts running uit Kunsthuys Gallery in...
On a regular basis I receive mails from students all over the world, with questions on my work. Replying them cost me a lot of time. Since I do not want to disappoint anyone, I always do reply. But from now on, one can check this blogpost, which I will complement with new Q&A's every now and then.