My name is Gordana Zagorec. I was born in 1967. I am from Croatia .
I started to paint in the eighties as an experiment. And I’m still experimenting.
I try to celebrate the miracles of everyday life that are invisible to the human eye – the miracles to be found all around us in people, animals, landscapes and dreams .
As in classic fairy tales, the understanding of linear time is negated. The past, present and future melt into single points, existing independently from any obvious reality. In this way I try to make the ordinary extraordinary, investing images of people and places with a kind of religious meaning. In this way a quiet observation of the turbulent world around us acquires a form.
Everything is created from nothing, from intuition fed by secret channels coming from the unexplored dimensions around us.
In moving from the depiction of ordinary life to the depiction of the inner world, my work follows in the folk traditions of Croatian art.
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