Quick digital sketches on the tram in Budapest

Digital sketching keeps captivating my attention. Recently I have discovered this wonderful easy to use application for iPhone called Procreate which so far is the best app that allows for very quick doodling in a very simple and easy way. The public transportation in Budapest is very efficient and convenient and even on occasions when […]

What’s the point ?

Asking this question in the context of doing art has  two meanings. Ok, maybe it has more but right now I would like to concentrate on the two that are coming up readily to my mind, One, is the simple visible point of focus around which the composition is built. In the art of painting, it can be […]

Cityscaping in Budapest

Summer is here and with it the opportunity to do some cityscaping. One of the privileges of living in a beautiful city, I guess is the fact that the eye can feast in almost any direction it looks. In the photo above, I have started a new composition yesterday in my neighbourhood of Rose Hill in […]

Precision 

yesterday after completing my first composition with the couple I moved on to the next table that came out to be much better with a more precise balance between the technique and the theme. Actually, this is really what I am after when sketching outdoors. Especially with water colors. Since this medium requires a great […]

Spring in Budapest

  Spring has finally arrived.The leaves have sprouted and almost immediately bloomed into the fresh yellowish green and together with garden flowers, the city has become vibrant and full of life. At last I can sit outdoors and get a better view of the magnificent buildings facade some dating hundreds of years back in time. […]

Puncturing a hole in the matrix

  Once in a while I find myself in a hospital. A combination of bad genes, my natural laziness preventing me from exercising regularly , age, a pseudo bohemian lifestyle, all together and each separately, bring my bodily systems to such a condition that requires medical intervention. Right now I am in Semmelweis University Hospital […]

Saving Face

I love the deep wisdom and layered meaning in small sayings and expressions. Saving face means to preserve a person’s dignity and allow them to retain their inner sense of respect and character in spite of a challenge or failure. It’s an expression of respect for one’s inner being rather than an emphasis on one’s […]

Energy Flow Chart

Behind every form there is an intricate flow of energy lines that define it. These lines delineate the borders of the object itself and at the same time are part of an intricate web of interaction between other forms. A man seated in a café is interacts with the newspaper in his hands and the […]