Asta Caplan

“My images wander between drawing, painting and photography. Working with multiple media – involving oil paintings, watercolors, etchings and even clay – I attempt to get to the bottom of the human need for beauty: I wish to think my paintings as life companions to my audience.”

From a Dream Collector’s Catalogue VIII Oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm

Born 1982 in Finland, to a family of artists, Asta Caplan graduated the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts in Painting with studies in printmaking, sculpture, and photography. Since 2014, Caplan lives in Munich, Germany selling and exhibiting art internationally.

An Extract from a Sleepwalker’s Diary IV Oil on canvas 80 x 120 cm
Contemplations II, Oil on canvas 120 x 150 cm
An Extract from a Sleepwalker’s Diary V Oil on canvas 100 x 140 cm
Layered Life XIII Oil on canvas 80 x 100 cm

Review published by Circle Foundation for the Arts © CFA Press ∙ Images courtesy of the artist