Description Everybody knows legend of the True Cross .The Cross, on which Christ was crucified and died, became for Christians the object of a special respect and worship, not only as a remembrance of His sufferings and death, but also as a symbol of His sacrifice. Quite naturally, the Cross has its own body of wonderful stories, which gave inspiration to many works of art. The best known 'illustration' is a cycle of frescoes in the Basilica di San Francesco in Arezzo, Italy by the master of Early Renaissance Piero della Francesca (c.1420-1492). And now is 21th century ....
Dragoljub Paunovic, Belgrade Member Since November 2007 Artist Statement He is a programmer by profession and he worked for more then two decades in the software development projects in leading positions.
Digital art has fascinated him for years as a new way for capturing mysterious corners of the human imagination. Today, we can confidently say that the digital art offers limitless horizons for everything, from figurative compositions to landscapes and abstractions.
His favorite painters are Gustave Courbet, Anders Zorn, Amadeo Modigliani, Wassily Kandinsky, Joan Miro and Marc Shagal.
His featured works are dedicated to his dual passions for female beauty and abstractions.
His credo: “I am fifty years old and I have always lived in freedom; let me end my life free; when I am dead let this be said of me: He belonged to no school, to no church, to no institution, to no academy, least of all to any régime except the régime of liberty.” - Gustave Courbet.
It is a great honor for him to share his passion with you, so he hopes you will enjoy your visit.