The East and West of Fauvism

Two great masters of the twentieth century: Henri Matisse and Martiros Sarian, are probably the most outstanding colourists I know. They do not just use, apply or combine colour, they breath it and live it. The effect of such a passion – exquisite joy of the viewer and pleasure of the senses. The two painters led very different…

Fauve Rio

My oil painting ‘Fauve Rio’ is no longer available, but you can order a limited edition print via

Poetics of Pulau Redang

My original oil painting is available at  

Afternoon in Rio

My oil painting ‘Afternoon in Rio’ (2012) is looking for a loving home at