Artist Anouska Vaskebova
Although the inspirations and influences of Anouska Vaskebova are very
wide, the colours of nature and flowers in an aesthetic style is a
constantly returning theme.
It’s not her goal to paint the flowers and objects in a realistic style but
she is trying to catch a warm atmosphere in putting memorabilia in a
Fading pots, vases and bottles melt together with the abstract painted
These backgrounds are set up with the darkest colours first; then,
by adding several layers of lighter colours, she brings back light to
The canvas is first prepared with different kinds of modelling paste.
Then with very fluid oil paint and a pallet knife she actually builds up
the painting by putting layer over layer.
Some parts are painted in a very traditional way and other parts in a
very contemporary style.
This variety of techniques demonstrates the artistic skills of Anouska.
Her work can be described as abstract realism.