Author Archives: petravalentova
Most of my new work takes place upstate New York. Surrounded by nature, greens and blues were introduced to my usually red and yellow pallet.
My new block printing is a lot about colors – and fields! Fields of colors – fields referring to our industrialized agriculture, small farms, livelihood of many, tradition…
It’s been a while since I posted last – I have been busy working more and more with Indigo and block printing. Printed in resist, dyed in Czech republic at traditional indigo print workshop.
As we are preparing for Halloween (my favorite holiday – is it technically a holiday?), I would like to share with you guys few years old collaboration between my elder son (now 6) and me. The boys wanted a night
Just before I left Prague, I worked on two small neons – He & She. They portray anonymous faces of unspecified race and age. It can be anybody – as we can suddenly become anybody, anonymous person, another Joe or Jane Doe.
Past three years I have been working with artists and craftsmen in Jaipur, thanks to Mrs. Devena Singh, founder and director of ArtInn Jaipur. ArtInn is a unique environment where contemporary artists and designers from all over the world get