Sarah Kowenicki

Feuille de Malanga

Feuille de Malanga

Resilient, protecting and graceful, the Malanga leaf is both a practical object and a powerful metaphor for the women of the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe. Commissioned as a wedding gift, this abstract, optimistic work summarised all good wishes for the couple's marriage. I loved it so much that I created another one in the series, which is available to buy...

Medium: Acrylic on artist's card

Dimensions (unframed):
A4 portrait (21.0 × 29.7cm)