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Nicolette Maguire Bonnstetter


Artist locale: Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Style of work: Abstracted Realism
Subject matter: Life
Medium: Acrylic

Artist Statement

Artist Portfolio

My work is tied to my life, and maybe some of yours? I have taken the Dutch Vanitas concept, using symbols and colors that reference my parenting, my marriage, woman, woman's work, society, and me. When I step back from the paintings I see a quilt, a quilt of experiences, good and bad, a life! These quilts enfold me much as those sewn for centuries by woman. I'm piecing myself together, slowly, steadily with each brush stroke.

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