Travel Art: An Offering of Marigolds on the Remains of a Durbur Square Temple After the 2015 Earthquake: Kathmandu, Nepal

An Offering of Marigolds on the Remains of a Durbur Square Temple After the 2015 Earthquake: Kathmandu, Nepal is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2019Oil on canvas19.63 x  27. 55 in (50 x 70 cm) “I re-visited Nepal … Continued

Travel Art: Alone: Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, USA

Alone: Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, USA is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2019Oil on canvas19.63 x  27. 55 in (50 x 70 cm)  “The American tradition, whether in fine art or classical music, is defined by its return … Continued

Travel Art: The Verticality of Laughter: A Joke Amongst Acolytes at Tiger Hill Pagoda, Suzhou, China

The Verticality of Laughter: A Joke Amongst Acolytes at Tiger Hill Pagoda, Suzhou, China is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas19.63 x 23.63 in (50 x 60 cm) “In Chinese landscape paintings, human figures are … Continued

Travel Art: Underwater Sunlight: Legian Beach, Bali

Underwater Sunlight: Legian Beach, Bali is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas23.63 x 19.63 in (60 x 50 cm)  “Water — like Proteus in Greek myth — is the essence of movement and transformation. In … Continued

Travel Art: Black Sand Sunset: Balian Beach, Bali

Black Sand Sunset: Balian Beach, Bali is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas23.63 x 19.63 in (60 x 50 cm)  “Sunsets not only mark time’s passage, but they remain a natural gateway into wonder for … Continued

Travel Art: Mutianyu Section of the Great Wall During Winter, China

Mutianyu Section of the Great Wall During Winter, China is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas23.63 x 19.63 in (60 x 50 cm)  “Despite the ravages of time, the Great Wall remains one of humanity’s … Continued

Travel Art: Gate to the East, Suzhou, China

Gate to the East, Suzhou, China is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas19.63 x 23.63 in (50 x 60 cm)  “The Gateway defines a continuity and trajectory through the architectural tradition. I find contemporary post-modern … Continued

Travel Art: Falling into the Sky: Ganden Sumtsenling Monastery, Shangri-la, Yunan, China

Falling into the Sky: Ganden Sumtsenling Monastery, Shangri-la, Yunan, China is an impasto oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas19.63 x 23.63 in (50 x 60 cm) “There is a pulsation between the impermanence — and cultural continuity … Continued

Travel Art: The Underpainting Lies Dialogue: Figurative and Non-representational Art

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The Underpainting Lies Dialogue: Figurative and Non-representational Art is an oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on wood “This figurative painting explores the artist’s inner dialogue with representational and non-representational art. A love of figurative painting struggles with … Continued

Travel Art: Dave Alber, Self-Portrait at Swayambunath, Kathmandu, Nepal

Dave Alber, Self-Portrait at Swayambunath, Kathmandu, Nepal is an oil painting by Dave Alber, Travel Artist. 2018Oil on canvas9.375 x 11.75 in (23.81 x 29.84 cm)  “Swayambunath is the center of Kathmandu and the Kathmandu Mandala. The Kathmandu Valley is … Continued