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Danish views 24 Images


Dan Civa prefer to be independent from commercial galleries and feel free to paint whatever appeal to his emotions and the inconstant variety of life forms around us in the place we live, or by discover other cultures and life styles in the amazing World. Being connected to one gallery he would feel stocked to create the same style of artwork for commercial reasons. Any talented artist who can manage a personal, professional technique, should feel free to express what comes to his mind, with...

Animals 21 Images


My animal motifs are inspired from visits in sanctuary areas and zoos in Africa, Sri Lanka and Thailand. See also the gallery/collection of MONKEY PORTRAITS here in Saatchi Online. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dan Civa prefer to be independent from commercial galleries and feel free to paint whatever appeal to his emotions and the inconstant variety of life forms around us in the place we live, or by discover other cultures and life styles...

Abstract artwork 23 Images


Emotional movements is a series of new abstractions in oil paintings on canvas or wood boards. The idea is to express the momentary feelings from the individual state of mind with memories of everything that moves around us in the dayly life between people and animals and the invariable changeable nature ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dan Civa prefer to be independent from commercial galleries and feel free to paint wh...

Chestnut plantation in Thailand 16 Images


In Thailand I stay in a large modern house that I have designed for me and my Thai family. It' s build in a corner of the familys chestnut plantation in a small village south to Ubon Ratchathani, near to the border for Cambodia. Here I can have a peaceful life with my friendly and tolerant Thai family. Inside and outside the house I have good place for creating new art works, enjoying the hundred of birds that I' ve made many bird boxes for. Every morning I take a walk in the chestnut plan...

Monkey portraits 17 Images


I prefer to paint animals, especially monkey portraits, more than portraits of people. In every species of animals I find fascinating details in the natural dressings, the skin. Characteristic expressions in animals way of behaviour can be more predictable than the mind behind the naked body of human beings. The mind of thinking in humans evolutionary foodstep is changing for better or for worse. While the animals instinctive mind seems to follow the natural force of nature

Sri Lanka paintings 19 Images


Dan Civa love the tropics. His need for being abroad brought him to many places in European countries and particularly to Africa and Far East countries like Sri Lanka and Thailand. Kinship in Sri Lanka and the interest for other cultures and ways of life, has given Dan Civa endless inspiration for his paintings. He prepares his art works, concentrated in the shade under tropical, warmer skies, today in his private studio in Thailand.. All paintings, in oil and acrylic on canvas, depict a number...

WOOD SCULPTURES 16 Images


Dan Civa sculptures in hard wood from roots, in his studio in Thailand

Thailand Floating Market, Damnoen Saduak 14 Images


Thailand Floating Market, Damnoen Saduak, near Bangkok

Human Animal 24 Images


Dan Civa, September 1988 - January 1989: organizer and player by an arrangement "Art Studio Project" in selfbuild zoo-cage studio. Following: future related motifs referring to coming possibilities in the development of genetic engineering. Oil paintings and drawings are reflecting examples of transgenetic manipulation with human beings and animals. A hypothetical, imaginary progress in evolution of today - a foreseeble possibility of tomorrow.

Africa paintings 19 Images


Dan Civa love the tropics. His need for being abroad brought him to many places in European countries and particularly to Africa and Far East countries like Sri Lanka and Thailand. Kinship in Sri Lanka and the interest for other cultures and ways of life, has given Dan Civa endless inspiration for his paintings. He prepares his art works, concentrated in the shade under tropical, warmer skies, in his private studio in Thailand. . All paintings, in oil and acrylic on canvas, depict a number of ex...