Travel Art: Lalibela Rosary: Annunciation Celebration in Lalibela, Ethiopia

Lalibela Rosary: Annunciation Celebration in Lalibela, Ethiopia is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2019Oil on canvas19.63 x 23.63 in (50 x 60 cm) “Ethiopian Christianity is one of the oldest forms of the Christian religion; the Ethiopian … Continued

Travel Art: Khajuraho Temple, India

Khajuraho Temple, India is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2019Oil on canvas19.63 x  27. 55 in (50 x 70 cm) “Medieval Indian aesthetics are characterized by a palpable life-force energy bursting from within. Though north India was cruelly … Continued

Travel Art: Ancient Canal in Suzhou, China

Ancient Canal in Suzhou, China is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2019Oil on canvas19.63 x 23.63 in (50 x 60 cm) “Sunset over the ancient canal in a city that straddles both the old and the new.” … Continued

Travel Art: Temple of Mystery (Xuanmiao) 360°

Temple of Mystery (Xuanmiao) 360° is a Hybrid Oil 360° Panoramic VR Painting by Dave Alber oil on canvas and panoramic VR technology 100 x 50 cm 2019 The Temple of Mystery (Xuanmiao) is a large Taoist temple in the heart of … Continued

Travel Art: Twin Pagodas 360°

Twin Pagodas 360° is a Hybrid Oil 360° Panoramic VR Painting by Dave Alber Oil on canvas and panoramic VR technology100 x 50 cm 2019 The twin pagodas are a Suzhou landmark. Resembling two ink brushes, they are a symbol of Suzhou’s … Continued

Travel Writing: “The Masai of Kenya”

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Masai Mythology: The Sun and the Moon African mythology is often misunderstood as being fairly singular or uniform. However, there is great diversity to African Mythology. Take Masai (or Maasai) Mythology for example. Masai Mythology reflects the life ways of a … Continued

Travel Art Event: A Brief History of Impasto Painting

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Travel Art Talk & Dance Performance: A Brief History of Impasto Painting 7pm, Thursday, April 11th, 2019 at Suzhou Arts Collective (previously Gallery 4) A free cultural evening blending classical masterpieces; contemporary impasto painting; ballet dance; modern hip hop dance; … Continued

Travel Art Exhibition: Ravages of Time & Permanence of Wonder

The exhibition Ravages of Time & Permanence of Wonder features large oil paintings by Benj Kinenga and Dave Alber. This two-man show offers viewers a look into Benj and Dave’s use of vibrant colors and tightly controlled impasto techniques. At Suzhou Arts Collective (previously … Continued