"Beauty does not exist to be ignored, rather it is a reflection of the soul that invites our participation."
Born in Providence, RI, USA, Linda's life and work focus on liberation through direct experience. Linda's formal education exposed her to historical and contemporary art. Her yogic trainings and practices ground her in an unlimited resource of creativity in the flow of grace. The core of her creative expression exists beyond traditional categories. It comes from all, as well as from within and is ignited by her heightened sense of perception. In practicing awareness, every moment reveals a wealth of original inspiration.
After residing in NYC for many years, immersed in the cultural diversity there, Linda relocated to California. She lives in awe of the beauty of mountains, ocean, flora and fauna that is ever present. Every aspect of her life informs her paintings, from chanting to writing, from hiking to meditating. Linda's reverence for life on this planet gives rise to her profound calling to respond by engaging in visual creativity.
Her paintings have both an orderly and random quality. They are a dialogue conveyed through a language of gestures. They echo relationship in and out of space and time. There is a raw aspect as well as a refined elegance in her work. Linda's intuitive approach allows her to begin each work with spontaneity and freedom. She revels in the abandon of creating this way, with a flash of expression caught in a moment much like a dancers movements that are vitally unique and without recall. She teases harmony out of chaos, sometimes suggesting a balanced tension in her work. With elements such as longing, surrender, color and line, her works exhibit an authenticity that can touch and heal.…Read More