still life with open doors 07 32″ x 40″, Acrylic on paper, 2008


“Nature” is a reproduction of a Picasso painting. As a self-taught painter that is how I learned to paint, by doing reproductions. I painted this one because I thought it was simply beautiful, the kind of painting you feel you can walk right into. – Riel Benn (click on image to view larger version)