2021

Elevation, 2021
Oil on canvas, 120 x 80 cm

Mantra for the 3rd millennium:
Beauty is the mask of despair
Insistence delays decay
The body can be perfected
Insistence delays decay
My body has a hold on me
Insistence delays decay
Untitled, 2021
Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 cm
Private collection
Torso, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 80 cm
Double body, 2021
Oil on canvas, 81 x 60 cm
Sphinx, 2021
Oil on canvas, 116 x 89 cm
I worship false idols.
Conflict, 2021
Oil on canvas, 116 x 89 cm
The space between us, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 81 cm
I belong in your arms, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 80 cm
Private collection.
Figure in motion, 2021
Oil on canvas, 80 x 100 cm
After Francis Bacon.
Abaixo as séries, 2021
Oil on canvas, 60 x 80 cm
Shown at Sá da Costa Gallery in Lisbon in August 2021.
Figure, 2021
Oil on canvas, 70 x 80 cm
Shown at Sá da Costa Gallery in Lisbon in August 2021.
Doll, 2021
Oil on canvas, 80 x 60 cm
Thinking of Hans Bellmer.
Figures in a garden, 2021
Oil on canvas, 50 x 80 cm
Birth, 2021
Oil on canvas, 116 x 98 cm
Private collection
Figure in bed without attendants, 2021
Oil on canvas, 70 x 80 cm
Figure at rest, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 80 cm
Confinement I, 2021
Oil on canvas, 81 x 100 cm
Confinement I, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 81 cm
This was painted at the peak of social distancing. There is a table-like pet behind a crouching figure. The flesh tone of the background suggests other people, whose presence one misses during self-isolation. The yellow reflexes on the crouching figure indicate artificial lighting of the indoor space.
Confinement II, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 81 cm

Bather, 2021
Oil on canvas, 100 x 80 cm