Raining in Singapore, Petra Beaukova (Slovakia) – Exquisite Art
“Raining in Singapore” by Petra Beaukova, a Slovakian artist featured in the Exquisite Art collection, is a captivating acrylic painting on canvas with plasterwork, measuring 91 by 122 cm (two panels 91*61 cm) and created in 2021. The artwork seamlessly blends elements of contemporary architecture and cityscapes, offering a unique perspective on the lush urban environment of Singapore.
Singapore, renowned as the greenest city in the world, is a city where nature and architecture harmoniously coexist. In this exquisite piece, Beaukova captures the essence of Singapore’s vibrant cityscape during a rainfall. The greenery, omnipresent in lush vegetation, intertwines with the architectural elements, creating a city that feels like a small jungle.
The artist skillfully portrays the necessity of rain in Singapore, emphasizing its vital role in sustaining the city’s lush greenery. The viewer is invited to imagine the unpredictable nature of Singaporean rainfall, a refreshing and unexpected occurrence that adds to the city’s charm.
Acrylic paint on canvas, complemented by plasterwork, adds texture and depth to the artwork, enhancing the overall visual experience. The colours Beaukova chose evoke the mood of a rainy day, with a harmonious blend of cool blues and greens, creating a serene and contemplative atmosphere.
Petra Beaukova’s “Raining in Singapore” captures the beauty of the city’s architecture and conveys the dynamic relationship between nature and the urban landscape. The painting invites viewers to appreciate the delicate balance between the artificial and natural elements that define Singapore. This masterpiece was awarded the Second Place Award in the Mixed Media and Three Dimensional categories at the Contemporary Art Gallery Online 2023 ALL Cityscape Art Competition and Exhibition. It is a testament to its artistic excellence and recognition within the contemporary art community.