Ink, Acrylic and Paper
About the piece
Martina's works are acrylic and ink paintings on a highly textured patterned background using vintage bookpages, newspaper and sheet music, a medium she prefers due to the aged character of old paper from all over the world. Her major themes are life, emotions, feelings, relationships, moments and events that impact her inspiration.
About the artist
"I see the canvas as a mirror, a diary written in colors" Martina's new works are ink drawings on connected sheets of vintage book pages, vintage chinese newspaper or sheet music, a medium she prefers due to the aged character of old paper from all over the world. Her paintings are collected throughout the world, and can be found in many public, corporate and private collections. Martina Niederhauser is a full time artist and had her studio 3 years in Shanghai and 3 years in Chicago and resided now in Sarnen, Switzerland with her husband and her 11 year old daughter who is also an artist.