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Product description: Belly dance (Arabica dance) is a very passionate and feminine dance. There are different styles of it depending on the country of its origin. The main feature for all the styles is the muscle isolation, which improves flexibility of the torso. The best belly dancers can move their body as it were a wave. It´s what fascinates me so much about this dance and why I decided to paint a belly dancer. The painting belong to the collectiion "The dancing pictures" ABOUT "THE DANCING PICTURES" Many painters focused on a specific moment. A moment just before or after a particular event that affected or would come to affect the depicted person. One of the best examples of this concept is Diego Velázquez's painting "Las Meninas". But nothing in the world around us is constant. "Panta rei"-these words I had in mind when I was trying to give my works motion. In my painting I want to capture not specific moments but whole processes. In this case I focus on dance. My pictures from the latest series “Dancing Paintings” can be hung in different constellations. Changing their positions makes them move. Not all figures are possible all the time. Just like the human skeleton limits the body, the canvas doesn't permit the figures all motions. With my paintings I want to create a new kind of dance: painted dance. It´s my idea of kinetic painting.
 
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Isis wings

Paintings by Sophie Delest

  • Shipping: $150.00
  • Product ID#: 212492
  • Dimensions: 43.3" width x39.4" height x0.6" depth
  • Weight: ca. 4 kg
  • Materials: Canvas, Oil
  • Subject: Other Subjects, People
  • Style: Realism
  • Colors: Blue, Orange, Yellow

Artwork Description: Belly dance (Arabica dance) is a very passionate and feminine dance. There are different styles of it depending on the country of its origin. The main feature for all the styles is the muscle isolation, which improves flexibility of the torso. The best belly dancers can move their body as it ...
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Education 1995-2006 - Drawing and various painting techniques lessons under the supervision of visual artists at artistic workshops - Art study trips among others to Italy, France, Spain and Austria - Participation in theater workshops 2003-2009 - Dance training and performances with Alicja Moreno and Małgorzata Wilczyńska– a graduate of the Manolo Marin dance school in Spain, director of the International Festival of Spanish-Language Culture “Viva Flamenco” and the Festival of Customs and Traditions “Carnavalia” in Łódź (dance lessons and creative work paused due to...read more