Change of tune, medium and mood…maybe? perhaps!

This week I have been really looking after myself, taking each day slowly and as best as I could…and I ended up yogaing a lot more with the asana rebel app and tinkling the piano (fun working out those old folk tunes by ear) and messing around with crayola, washable at that. That is more […]

Tulips Continued, and me too

The two artificial tulips hanging in my studio have become a starting point for exploration of or a metaphor for my inner states of being while in withdrawal from prescription drugs. Definitely on the feeling side kind of paintings. Felt lot better for having painted them. Pain, doubt, loss…all transmuted into something else. Hopefully! What […]

Tulips and Tea Cups

This week culminated in these two paintings while listening to bbc6 and dancing myself out of whatever is inside. I am learning that truly all of my art is art as therapy. At the moment I seem not to be able to paint otherwise. So…sharing, from the deep life to darkness to a teapot for […]


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Hi, I’m Irena. Previously co-curating the education department at National Gallery in Prague and working freelance as a artist/gallery educator in Czech and the UK, I have been sharing my daily studio a/musings here while in my #artofwithdrawal process.

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