John Slavin

Portfolio: 8. Andorra: The Mountain of Transfiguration

Suite of Five Larger Paintings

Alt del Griu

A painting of mountain, rock and sky. Moods, winds and star influences pass onto the canvas.

Original
Acrylic on canvas
70cm x 95cm
Can be seen at The Secret Gallery

Pic de Montmalus

A mountainscape perceived from a sunlit yellow foreground across a cool valley from whose depths rise joyous rocks and snow beneath a spiral sun.

Original
Acrylic on canvas
75cm x 90cm
Can be seen at The Secret Gallery

Grau Roig

Brushwork must equal rock in terms of composite universality.

Original
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 80cm
Can be seen at The Secret Gallery

Pic de Ribuls

'Images, reveries, memories, memories of dreams, memories of visions, dreams of hallucinations, refractions of refractions of refractions of that original Alpha and Omega of experience . . .' (R.D. Laing, The Politics of Experience)

Original
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 80cm
Can be seen at The Secret Gallery

Pic del Griu

Apart from the five pine trees lower right which give a sense of scale, the world depicted here presents the eye with shapes in rock and snow-wreathe which are neither solid nor transparent and possess microscopic detail in a panoramic context.

Original
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 80cm
Can be seen at The Secret Gallery