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Acrylic on Stretched Canvas, 40″ x 60″ by Janis Kirstein


“I am especially interested in capturing the contemplative state of mind as I believe these states provide direct access to the workings of the subconscious mind. Meditation for me is a way of life, a way of seeing, and a way of wakefulness.” Janis Kirstein

“Memories from Childhood,” mixed media, 11″ x 15.”
“Memories from Childhood 3,” mixed media on paper, 11″ x 15.”
“Memories from Childhood 2,” mixed media on paper, 11″ x 15.”
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To see more abstract work by Janis Kirstein click on :  Abstract paintings and drawings



Endorsement by Leslie Anglin, Artist.

“I really enjoyed looking at your work.  I am impressed that you can work in so many formats, but you intuitively understand how it is all related. Your abstract paintings are my favorites–they remind me a little of Twombly and Gorky.”