Wieske Wester

Bananas #1

These are...

bananas. Did you recognize them as bananas? Or did you think they were sardines, or fingers, or something else entirely?


Wieske, the artist, decided she wanted to focus on one object for a while. She ended up picking bananas. This is one of the paintings she made in a large series. If you had to make art depicting only one thing, what object would use choose?

A different outlook

When Wieske makes her art it is about energy, excitement for painting and the topics she depicts. These are the most important starting points for Wieske in making her art. Energy and excitement are the most important while Wiekse is painting. She feels free to make mistakes and allows herself to be vulnerable. Sometimes making mistakes can make you look at things differently and discover something new.

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Kijk eens anders

Artists used this to create depth in the painting. But they also did it to show that they were very good at painting different tex

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