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Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. Simonides

Carla Raadsveld

Born Rotterdam- Holland

Education Rotterdam Academy of Fine Art-5 year study

1970 scholarship Rotterdam Art Foundation for Italy

1972 international scholarship for a 2 year stay in South Africa

1973-1987 international exhibitions

1987 the start of a publishing and printing company

over the years exhibiting at international trade fairs e.g.
Buchmesse Frankfurt, Ambiente Frankfurt,
Art Expo New York, Galleria Londen, Lineart Belgium,
Art Buyers Caravan Long Beach, Dallas, Atlanta, Cork Art Fair

2001 moving to Ireland and concentrating on painting original canvases

"I prep my canvases with a black "skin" which gives the work a very special structure".

The subjects vary over the years, but after a recent serious illness, the arrival of the new "silly cat" and some chickens, the feel good and tickled pink series got painted.

I still regulary spend time in Holland and Belgium to visit new and existing clients.

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