I have always been drawn to Gustav Klimt's use of color, especially gold, in his paintings of women. He used gold leaf; I use gold acrylic paint. Here we see these women painted in various layers of gold mixed and complimented with the blues, greens and yellows of the natural world. 

- Robin Okun

Showing Up

Acrylic painting on stretched canvas
Finished white edges
Ready to hang

Signed on front

30" h x 30" w x 1.5" d
6 lbs. 0 oz.



Robin Okun
Brookline, Massachusetts

Getting to Know Robin

Painter Robin Okun expresses the human figure in a contemporary style with emotionally intuitive presentation. Robin embraces the body as a sacred vessel that demands honor, respect, and love. She layers charcoal and acrylic paint with vibrant colors, bold shapes, and fluid lines to depict forms inspired by live models, photographs, and sculpture. Robin’s visual voice is unique and recognizable. Through her work, she strives to celebrate the varied human form.