Jesamine Villanueva Totañes
Currently lives and works in Assen,
Behind the canvas and paint brushes is Jesamine V. Totañes ( JVTotañes) (1982) Filipina, born in Butuan City Philippines who lives and works in Assen The Netherlands. She paints diverse subjects, but portraits are her favourite. She finds eyes the most intriguing part of the portrait, thats why she spends more time on it. JVtotanes believes that eyes are the soul of the portrait. Besides people she also loves to paint animals and wild-life. She paints cityscapes. Abstract is her yoga. Jvtotanes works with oil paint, graphite, charcoal, watercolor and acrylic. You will find her works, mixed with gold, natures like animals, botanic and human, everything in one canvas, Her inspiration are, Frida Khalo and gustav Klimt.