THOUGHTS ON PAINTING
Representing the passage of time in a touching way, the blend of colors in the First Snow by Ioan Popei gives individuals a sense of awakening where one realizes how quickly life moves on. The birch trees in this painting are symbolic and they speak to our endurance of time along with our adaptive nature as human beings to keep moving despite life's circumstances. The fall foliage on the trees is accompanied by crisp white snow on the ground, showing that time does pass quickly and that life ultimately goes on.
GETTING TO KNOW IOAN POPEI
Born to the town of Agapia, Romania, in the year 1954, Ioan Popei takes painting to a soothing new level, striving to provide paintings with gentle colors and calming ones that show off his gentle ways and reflect the placid spirit that moves the paintbrush to create the strokes on his mediums. Ioan Popei is primarily an oil painter with his beautiful works showing up on mediums such as cardboard and canvas alike, offering unique mediums that get across his interesting points.