Marco Montanari

724 Wagonwheel Gap Rd.
Boulder, CO 80302
Type: Painting
Style: Abstract

I believe that, as an artist, you search for those mediums through which you can express life.  The Art bringing to life an essence of the divine through this creative expression.  In my work, Wax has become the medium through which I “Express Life”.  When I’m in a true flow, my work comes through me, not just from me … an enlightened moment.  Yet, I found this “True Flow” to be rather sporadic and disconnected in my work, leaving me somewhat unfulfilled with my art.  A few years ago, I began a journey to awaken a deeper meaning to my art. Feeling this lack of a true connection with my heart, my soul, I put aside my painting while I went on my quest to open this doorway through to my art. It led to some dark moments … will I, can I ever realize this? However, as I search deeper, this darkness began to awaken to the light of ones personal divineness, merging into my art as a personal belief.  My paintings are there to give form to this quest, these questions and the pursuit of one’s reawakening. A visual story connecting to one’s Divine purpose – your truth, your Bliss. An acknowledgment that we have this Light that guides through one’s life struggles into this reawakening of the divine creative beings we are …