For every painting Michele Morata creates, she includes a Poetic Art Statement. "Poetic words emerge while I am painting, which become the statement," says Michele. "It's my intention that these words can be used as a form of meditation with each artwork."

Poetic Art Statement for this piece: Duality of Life ~ Contrasting Shades of Beauty

Inspiration involved reflections on there being no light without shadow or contrasting moments. Heavily textured modern and abstract landscape. 1.5" The painting is oil, acrylic, silver leaf, handmade paper, organic metallic semi-precious pigments, Italian crushed marble, gel granules, and organic lace on gallery wrapped canvas and has lightly textured black edges.  It comes varnished and ready to hang.

- Michele Morata

Duality III

oil, acrylic, silver leaf, handmade paper, gold & silver organic semi-precious pigments, italian crushed marble, gel granules, organic lace on stretched canvas

Signed on front and back

24" h x 36" w x 1.5" d
7 lbs. 0 oz.



Michele Morata
Rancho Santa Margarita, California

Getting to Know Michele

Michele Morata takes a very spiritual approach to painting, letting each piece come through her. Her works feel abstract, atmospheric, and serene. She currently lives in California, near the ocean and mountains, and finds inspiration in meditation and positive human emotions. She considers herself an eco-friendly artist and has researched mediums that are organic or recycled in nature.