Blending is Robert Marnika’s latest exploration of the subtle relationships between the human being and nature. Following a sudden intuition and inspired by the inflorescence of palm trees, the artist captures the moves of an intriguing dancer becoming an abstract character together with the flowering stems.
In its monastic simplicity, this series proposes a settlement to the ever conflictual rapport between people and nature. None is superior neither inferior yet together both can grow strong and surprisingly stupendous, in prosperous harmony and absence of ego. We don’t need to establish a visual relationship through the eyes of the female as she transforms into the branches without looking for an escape. She is safe there and she will express her gratitude by sustaining the Earth when it will be its turn to be fragile and vulnerable….read more