oil pastels, 42 x 29,7 cm
In the heart of Gran Canaria, where the rugged landscapes touch the sky, my art captures the essence of an unforgettable journey. The focal point, Rocque Nublo, stands proudly against the canvas, a timeless sentinel witnessing the dance of continents.
From the lofty Pico de las Nieves, the vantage point reveals the intricate tapestry of nature’s grandeur. The rugged silhouette of Rocque Nublo, perched majestically on the canvas of the horizon, exudes a sense of ancient wisdom and endurance. Its weathered facade, etched by time, tells tales of countless treks, each step leaving an indelible mark on the soul.
Beneath the celestial dance, the rhythmic beats of an African dance echo through the valleys, resonating with the pulse of the Earth. The vibrant colors of traditional attire swirl and merge with the earthy tones of the mountainous terrain, symbolizing the fusion of culture and nature.
In the distance, the silhouette of Tenerife provides a distant backdrop, a silent observer to the spectacle unfolding in the realm of the clouds. The interplay of light and shadow on its contours adds depth to the narrative, a subtle reminder of the interconnectedness of these enchanting islands.
“Roque Nublo” is more than a visual spectacle; it’s a celebration of the symbiotic relationship between humanity and the natural world. The trek to the mountain’s summit becomes a dance with the elements, a journey that transcends the physical realm and touches the soul.