My BRAIN, Painting, Acrylic on canvas, 2023 (48x48")
Introducing Clara's captivating artwork, "My Brain," a deeply personal acrylic on canvas masterpiece that offers a profound glimpse into her journey of resilience and self-discovery. Measuring 48x48 inches, this painting is not just a visual joy but a narrative of Clara's experiences.
Inspired by the intricate anatomy of the brain and, in particular, the basal ganglia responsible for regulating emotions and movements, "My Brain" serves as a powerful symbol of Clara's battle with dystonia. Clara's courage in the face of adversity is beautifully translated onto the canvas, inviting viewers into her world of introspection and healing.
At the angles of this artwork are four radiant smile suns, each representing a unique member of Clara's family: Betina, Carlo, Clara and Davi. These suns radiate warmth, love, and support, encapsulating the unwavering bonds that sustain Clara in her journey. Through her art, Clara eloquently communicates that, even in the midst of challenges, the love and unity of her family remain a constant source of strength and joy.
As you gaze upon "My Brain," you'll be captivated by the intricate details and vibrant colors that bring the brain's complexity to life. The interplay of light and shadow within the basal ganglia symbolizes the rollercoaster of emotions and the unpredictability that accompanies life's trials.
Clara's painting serves as a testament to the resilience of the human spirit. It's an invitation to ponder the beauty that can emerge from adversity and a reminder that even in the most intricate and delicate parts of our existence, there is strength and hope.
Whether you're drawn to the artistry, the symbolism, or the compelling narrative behind "My Brain," this piece is a profound addition to any art collection. Clara's work not only invites you to explore the depths of the human experience but also celebrates the power of love and family in overcoming life's challenges.
Acrylic on canvas, 2023
Serial number: CW0854
48" x 48""
122 x 122 cm
The frame is not included; the frame in the photo is for illustrative purposes only.
Clara's original pieces come with a Certificate of Authenticity with all the information about the artwork.
What are suitable places in my house to place the art piece?
It is a very personal decision, and it depends on your taste. But we advise you to hang it in a place where you can see and live it daily. Clara's paintings bring joy to your life and can flourish emotions you never imagined.
How to install the artwork on the wall when it arrives?
In most cases, when Clara paints on canvas, she paints the borders, so it is unnecessary to frame the painting. The boards are part of the artwork. To hang it on the wall, you can easily follow a youtube tutorial that teaches how to do it in short steps.
Clara Woods's brief history
What an inspiration Clara is! Despite doctors' prognoses, she defied the odds and accomplished much. She can't speak, write or read but understands Portuguese, English, and Italian. Clara has found a way to express herself and connect with the world through art. It is so lovely that her story touched so many people!
In 2018, with the support of her family, Clara was inspired by Frida Kahlo, her muse, to make her first exhibition. This exhibition took place in Florence, Italy, where Clara was born. Since then, Clara has made around 30 exhibitions on three continents, and in 2021, Louis Vuitton hosted Clara's art show at Art Basel, Miami. She sold over 700 paintings internationally and moved to California after receiving her American Visa as an extraordinary talent.
In Clara's world, everyone is invited to celebrate inclusion and diversity. Through her art and social media channels, Clara spreads the message that each one of us has unique gifts and talents to share. By sharing her own story, she inspires others to rise and shine.
Clara has been featured in Forbes, Grazia, ArtsLife, and other major publications. She is also the subject of two documentaries and two children's books.
Clara lives, studies and creates her art in Huntington Beach, California, since Christmas 2020.
Check Clara's press history here
The United States, Canada, and Mexico: 9.9$
UK and Europe: 30$
Rest of the world: It will be calculated during the checkout.
Preparation time for the shipment of the original works: 1 week
Average time for shipping to the United States with courier: 1 week
Average time for shipping to Europe with courier and customs clearance: 7-15 days
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If you don't like your painting or it does not fit well on your wall, you can return it within ten days of the date you received it at your home.