Larger than life – “The scenarios I create go far beyond the individual or the anecdotal. My aim is not merely to create an aesthetically appealing artwork, but to create something larger than life. That is why I transform individual models into dramatic, iconic figures that tap into a deeper level of experience, melancholy and mortality. The real quest, however, is to discover true beauty; inner, mysterious beauty for the viewer to gradually unravel”.
Invitation to an inward journey – “After years as a photographer, I felt an emptiness, and something calling me. It was time to take the journey inward, to transform. Art was the only way for me to make this journey. Delving into the rich layers in my artworks enables me to connect with deeper layers in myself. My authentic self. It is a dramatic, ongoing and even vital process. My ultimate wish is that my artworks will also awaken my viewers to a process of reconnection with the essential”.