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Review: "Paintings in Watercolour and Oil on Glass," 2010

Review: "Paintings in Watercolour and Oil on Glass," 2010

Originally from December 2010 The catalog for my first exhibition to feature paintings on glass included the following review by Sanda Stanaćev Bajzek, an art historian and critic specialising in the Croatian naïve tradition. The catalog cover and her Croatian text are pictured below with the English translation following after.   "Melanie Hodge's paintings are a pleasant surprise, undoubtedly the discovery of an artistic talent. Imaginative, creatively playful and freed from the need to follow other avant-garde trends which ignore the aesthetics of beauty and do not believe in the spiritual and healing power of pictures. At first glance her...

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