Welcome to Ia Crous
Art is an extension of our daily lives. Authentic Abstract Art describes a deep emotional connection. The painting evolves naturally through honest, unique, and personal openness. Expression through color and my own mark-making establishes a meaningful human experience.
Abstract Artist | Bloemfontein
For as long as I can remember, I was always “creating” something. My career as professional fine artist came through hard work, believing in myself and perseverance. It was a steep, long and in the end a most needed climb to ABSTRACT ART. Ia Crous Abstract Artist
My Latest Articles
Blog no 1: THE POWER, PASSION AND SYMBOLISM OF THE POMEGRANATE
The universal well-known pomegranate plant vibrates power, passion and symbolism. It is one of the most painted fruits. Artists love the shape of the tree, the flower and especially the fruit.
Blog no 2: RED ROSE ALERT
The romantic visceral impact of red and roses led to four plein air, ala prima artworks in oil. Red colour evokes many different emotions…
Blog no 3: IN SEARCH OF THE LOST CHATEAU: TRAVEL AND COLOUR DEPICTED ON CANVAS
Travel with friends is an awesome inspiration for artists. Depicting the memoirs on canvas with brush strokes and colours, evoke viewers to engage in conversation.
My Art Gallery
I have created many paintings through my life, and each one is a part of me. I would love to show you some of them, and tell you their beautiful stories.
Creating art is no magic, but pure hard work, always in solo flight. It takes courage to emotionally invest in ideas for acceptance by the unique viewer. I thus declare that my Abstract Art is My-Passion-Your-Pride.