Maria Gordon is a self-taught illustrator and designer based in Madrid. Her work is inspired by European folk art, children’s illustration, and her own vivid and delicate pictorial world. In her work, if highly decorative and pleasing, each figure, fruit and flower carries a meaning or symbolism that changes and deepens the work’s meaning.
This collection of watercolours demonstrates the recurrent themes and imagery in her world of contrasts: where innocence and experience, purity and lust, flora and fauna, city and country settings, all battle while co-existing in a lyrical balance.
In The Tree of Life, each animal has its equal place in the world. Knowledge may be gained, but co-existence reigns. The hierarchy is chosen at random since every animal has a home in it.
A fine art print in a limited edition of 10 Printed by Kevin Leary on Platinum Etching paper in Edinburgh Measurements: 41,2 x 29,2 cm (A3)
£39 unframed / £54 framed
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