THE OBSESSIONAL CLARITY IS FIREWORKS OF HYPER-REAL GESTURE
by F Guzzardi
After working on creating an advertising agency, SWMonika retires for to live in the world of painting.
In his Paris studio, it sharpens his brushes alone, without master or study in the distinctive designs what the hyperrealism . When it begins to master this technique, she discovers that her powers of observation has led naturally in furrows by the Masters: Van Eyck, Jacques Louis David, Henri Cadiou, Jacques Poirier, etc..
His discovery leads him further to hyperrealism, when "is emerges from the background to give form," as she says.
She met at the time an organizer of exhibitions that will push to participate in an event that will be held in Versailles during the exhibition of contemporary artists. Followed by a second exposure to La Baule, in the same frame.
SWMonika leaves Paris for the Switzerland, where she worked on several series: walls, fences, utility objects, stuffed animals, always treated close-up.
She says find an attraction to this expression, by approaching closer.
In this time, SWMonika working on a series she calls "The winner gesture" to translate the enormous ability to concentrate high-level athletes. She returned to Paris for two years and presents the series in the Secretariat of State for Youth and Sport.
Now based in the Cevennes, SWMonika persevere in the treatment of the subject (living or inanimate), the close-up.