Based in Sweden
Lena Maijanen lives in Dalsjöfors outside Borås in Sweden. There also she have her studio. She has been painting in all her life. Lena have been exhibited a lot in Sweden and abroad. (London, New York and Barcelona). Lena have read at various colleges in Sweden about art, fine art and design. She is fascinated by Ruben's dynamics and da vinci's perspective. Lena also have paitning courses in different painting techniques here in Borås. The artist have an eye for different techniques. When she create, she paint in different techniques like coal, ink, gouache, watercolor on paper and oil on canvas. She works with several layers in the oil painting. Inspiration comes form the nature, animals and people..The eyes are central in the figurative painting when she paints animals and people. She is fascinated by how the light and the shadows fall in the painting. She also inspired by sacred painting and she has works that are representative in parish homes and vicarage in the Swedish Church. She is happy to accept commissions which can be arranged by contacting the website.