Focused on Creativity

Robert Boris Turpin

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

My recurring theme seems to be based on the nature of things. I guess this relates to my childhood, where I grew up in the south west of Western Australia, amongst the Karri and Jarrah forests. For the children that lived there, their backyard and my backyard was the forest. It was virtually our secret garden. We used to build ‘cubby’ houses amongst the trees and on the ground. Our imaginations ran wild. For me, this was a great life.

I was born in Manjimup, Western Australia in 1953. Completed Visual Arts degree 2005-08, with Graduate Diploma completed in 2010. My work is influenced by growing up in the country surrounded by nature, and my themes always seem to revolve around landscape. Both abstract and impressionistic (which I call my ‘dab-dab’ style) work. I like to work on larger canvases, as – due to my physical limitations (I am in a wheelchair) – I am not comfortable working on smaller spaces. I like the room to express myself.

http://robertboristurpinartist.com/

2 Responses

  1. Johannah

    Great thnkiing! That really breaks the mold!

    September 10, 2011 at 7:14 am

  2. Sticky

    What a joy to find such clear thinking. Thanks for psoting!

    October 20, 2011 at 1:17 am

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Gravatar
WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Powered by WordPress.com