Danica Klopotan

Aspiring to work as a painter as pronounced and convincing, she has diligently built a solid foundation for the painting in a manner which is recognized as the Croatian Naive.

Foreword

Painting the world Danica Klopotan

 

Danica Klopotan began painting trip to the achievements of the widely known and recognized "Hlebine School" seventies. Aspiring to work as a painter as pronounced and convincing, she has diligently built a solid foundation for the painting in a manner which is recognized as the Croatian Naive. Fans of this painting of her and this is known for its numerous solo and group exhibitions. Her works have been seen as the early seventies of the 20th century, mostly in group shows in Vienna, Hamburg, Milan, Nuremberg, Stuttgart, Turin and our Zagreb.

The very act of her painting consists of several stages. First, it is an observer of nature which requires motivation, it would then determine the structures and tones that will paint almost untouched nature. It can be freely considered a master of recognizing the missing natural beauty and its transformation into a universal landscape under whose auspices is the man. It is, therefore, human, painting idyllic landscapes painted with lovely meadows and cornfields, developed a fine painting the trees and small villages. Everything is meticulously presented in the recent cartoon in small formats. Ms. Klopotan in nature feels a certain intensity of natural, as the undeniable value in that it absorbs and develops her personal artistic features. For heavier idealistic relationship, and she is a dreamer. In her paintings and drawings that has been simplified, the characters are always just a natural and simple. They along with the painted landscape carriers atmosphere of calmness and serenity, especially in the figures, which reflect the simplicity in harmony. Her soul is the source for a variety of motives that the story of human solitude and pure nature which seems to be rapidly disappearing, dying. For the paintings created in oil on canvas distinctive tone is a way of building. This range is narrowed to register subtle gray and brown tones. On the miniature landscape is masterfully painted foreground and sfumato covered wallpaper is made of carefully selected pearly-gray, while light, fluid spreads paint the picture gives slight impression of movement. That it is proof of how much importance attaches to the problem Danica Klopotan tone, then the image that bestows the impression of calm, concise, rounded solutions. What can she more pictures, more to come to the fore its humanistic view of the world and a certain psychological, moral and historical truth about the man.

He is both its origin and its goal. Before us are images of human history, with all the elements of human suffering, misery and obezvrijeđenosti but mirth and joy which man finds in the beauty of nature. And as the painter creates more and more, drawing and painting, the horizon of the impact of art are becoming broader. This leads to new works like "Harvest", "zinnia", "Visibaba", "Mornings with iris" and others. Her paintings now became absolutely permeated with love for life, interest in people and insight into the complex world of their feelings and moods within their own environment.

Ms. Klopotan crtačica the mood, the curious akvarelistkinja and skillful painter in oil on canvas ...

Mirjana Dučakijević