Description This painting was based on the body language as the means to communication. It depicts two characters one who is open in the foreground and the other is very shy and closed in the background.
Maria Schwartz, Baltimore, Maryland Member Since November 2008 Artist Statement My background is in traditional media: drawing, painting and illustration. My work is influenced by nature, dance, opera, ballet and various types of music. Many of my paintings carry elements of surrealism and abstract art. In the past few years my works have been greatly influenced by salsa and classical music as well as works of Salvador Dali and Alfred Gockel.